comscore Column: Social Security websites provide services, answers | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Live Well

Column: Social Security websites provide services, answers

Online services are convenient and easy to access — from signing up for retirement benefits to calculating future payments. Here are Social Security’s top 10 websites:

>> The hub for Social Security news and updates is its blog: Social Security Matters at

>> Learn about options for replacing your Social Security card at

>> You can submit an online application for retirement benefits, in as little as 15 minutes at social

>> Knowing how much money you will get in the future can help you plan your finances. Get instant, personalized estimates of future Social Security benefits at

>> Apply for disability benefits at disability.

>> Access the Social Security online publication library (including audio versions) at

>> Maybe you learn better with visuals. There are informative videos on the Social Security YouTube channel at

>> Follow one of Social Security’s most popular social media outlets — its Facebook page — at

>> Need answers to your Social Security questions? The group’s Frequently Asked Questions page is an authoritative resource at

>> Open your own personal “My Social Security” account, which will enable you to verify your earnings, get future benefit estimates, obtain benefit verification letters, update your Social Security information and more at

Click here to see our full coverage of the coronavirus outbreak. Submit your coronavirus news tip.

Be the first to know
Get web push notifications from Star-Advertiser when the next breaking story happens — it's FREE! You just need a supported web browser.
Subscribe for this feature
Comments (0)

By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the Terms of Service. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. Report comments if you believe they do not follow our guidelines.

Having trouble with comments? Learn more here.

Scroll Up