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Social Security is part of life

Social Security is part of almost everyone’s life. In one way or another- -whether assigning a Social Security number to a newborn infant or mailing a Social Security check to a retired worker – – Social Security touches the lives of more Americans than any other federal program. Social Security provides protection to more than 141 million workers and pays benefits to 43 million people.

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  1. A) According to Social Security Administration

    You can use a my Social Security online account to:

    Get your benefit verification letter or (BUDGET LETTER);
    Check your benefit and payment information and your earnings record;
    Change your address and phone number; and
    Start or change direct deposit of your benefit payment.
    If you need proof that you are receiving Social Security benefits, Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and/or Medicare, you can request a benefit verification letter online. This letter is sometimes called a “budget letter,” a “benefits letter,” a “proof of income letter,” or a “proof of award letter.”

    What is a benefit verification letter? It is an official letter from Social Security that you can use as proof of your:

    income when you apply for a loan or mortgage;
    income for assisted housing or other state or local benefits;
    current Medicare health insurance coverage;
    retirement status;
    disability; and/or
    You can select the information you want included in, or left out of, your online benefit verification letter.

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7 Responses to I am disabled, received benefits when my father died, My mother died……….

  1. Good morning to you all,
    I am writing to you all about my Father in laws, Social Security payment. His full name is SOU YAO,. His question is why is his SS payment is 160.00 less than previous month? Would you be able to help us to explain why this happened?
    You can reach me at my email, below?
    My name is Todd Sato and his daughter is Lisa Odette Yao Sato. Thank you so very much.

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