Top Nine Services on the Social
Security Web Site
The internet has become a
convenient option for many people seeking services or information from
their Social Security office.
By accessing Social Security
Online, you can find the location of the nearest office, apply for benefits,
find out how much you have credited to your record or change the name on
records. The internet web site is www.ssa.gov
Social Security Online houses
one of the largest collections of online information of any government
agency and it's a good way to access basic information and services.
The most popular offerings
are listed below.
Request Earnings and Benefits
Application for a Social Security
Frequently asked questions and
answers about the program
The Social Security Handbook,
a basic reference about it's programs
The most widely used public
Publications on retirement,
disability and survivors benefits and Supplemental Security Income for
the aged, blind and disabled. These are among some 100 publications available.
Full text of official agency
Summary of the trustees' annual
report of the Social Security trust funds
Sixty years of Social Security
history with text and photos
Users may download, copy
and print material from Social Security Online.