Social Security Links
Did you know there are 81 different election strategies for married couples?
Often, the difference between the best time to file for Social Security and the worst one is over $100,000! Knowing your options is the greatest preparation you can make for your retirement.
When is the best time for me and my spouse to file?
Go to Social Security filing strategies: Why Maximize Social Security?
How do I obtain a Social Security statement?
To obtain a Social Security Statement online:http://ssa.gov/mystatement
Do I qualify for benefits?
To see benefits one may qualify for: www.socialsecurity.gov/best
Getting help with Medicare prescription drug costs: www.socialsecurity.gov/i1020
How can I estimate my future benefits?
To obtain a retirement benefit estimate: www.socialsecurity.gov/estimator
To calculate retirement disability, survivor’s benefits: www.socialsecurity.gov/planners
To request a Social Security statement: www.socialsecurity.gov/statement
How do I apply for benefits?
To apply for Social Security retirement or spousal benefits:www.socialsecurity.gov/applyforbenefits
To apply for disability benefits:?www.socialsecurity.gov/applyforbenefits
To apply for help with Medicare Prescription
Drug Costs: www.socialsecurity.gov/i1020
To check status of an online application: www.socialsecurity.gov/applyforbenefits
Where can I go to…?
Change address or phone number: www.socialsecurity.gov/coa
Obtain a replacement Medicare card: www.socialsecurity.gov/medicarecard
Request a proof of income letter: www.socialsecurity.gov/beve
Obtain Form 1099/1042S (Social Security Benefit Statement):www.socialsecurity.gov/1099
Obtain a password: www.socialsecurity.gov/password
Request voluntary tax withholding from benefits: www.socialsecurity.gov/planners/taxwithold.htm
Now that I have a password, where can I go to make account changes?
To check information or benefits www.socialsecurity.gov/pcyb
To change address or phone number www.socialsecurity.gov/coa
To start or change direct deposit www.socialsecurity.gov/pdd
The information being provided is strictly as a courtesy. When you link to any of the web sites provided herewith, you are leaving this site. Rosenthal Retirement Planning, LP and LPL make no representations as to the completeness or accuracy of the information provided at these sites. Nor are the companies liable for any direct or indirect technical or system issues or any consequences arising out of your access to or your use of third party technology, sites, information and programs made available through this site. By clicking on the link above you will leave our website and assume total responsibility and risk for your use of the site.