Persons suffering from disabilities are often entitled to compensation from the Social Security Administration (SSA). The Social Security Administration also may ask the individual to provide certain documents to show that they are eligible and to assist in the decision of how much the benefits should be. If an individual is considering having direct deposit they must also bring their bank information in order for the process to be started.
A new spam campaign using false e-mails made to look like messages from the Social Security Administration is capable of stealing Social Security numbers and downloading malware onto victims’ home computers, says Gary Warner, director of computer forensics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB).
SSA reorganization announced in Commissioner’s Bulletin 142, January 28, 1975, established the Office of Program Operations under an Associate Commissioner for Program Operations, to which were assigned the Bureaus of Disability Insurance, Supplemental Security Income, and Retirement and Survivors Insurance, with the Bureau of Health Insurance continuing to report directly to the SSA Commissioner.
Michael J. Astrue, Commissioner of Social Security, today announced that the online Retirement Estimator, available at /estimator , now can provide immediate and personalized benefit estimates to people who have enrolled in Medicare but have not yet filed for Social Security benefits.
Motion Pictures (19 reels): Public information films describing procedures for obtaining benefits, 1936-40 (12 reels), including Social Security Explained, 1936; Social Security Benefits, 1940; Your Job Insurance, 1937; The Workers’ Old Age and Survivors Insurance, 1936; Security for the People, 1939; and Old-Age and Family Security, 1936.