The Social Security Administration, or SSA, allows United States citizens to apply for Social Security benefits, estimate potential benefits, appeal benefits decisions, request copies of benefits statements and access th... More » Business & Finance Corporations

Social Security provides a number of online services, including applying for benefits, appealing a decision regarding benefits, information about qualifications for various services and getting letters regarding benefits... More »

To register for Social Security online, go to, navigate to the page for Online Services, select Apply for Benefits and click on the appropriate application link. When prompted, answer the questions about yourself... More » Government & Politics Social Services

The main advantage of getting Social Security benefits early at age 63 is that retirees receive payments for a longer period of time, reports the Social Security Administration. This may be a good option for those who lo... More »

To apply for Social Security benefits, determine your eligibility, gather supporting documents, and apply online using the tools provided on the official website of the Social Security Administration. You can also check ... More » Government & Politics Social Services

The Social Security Administration website has comprehensive information on all available Social Security benefits and how to apply for them. Other sites such as Bankrate and AARP have calculators individuals can use to ... More » Government & Politics Social Services

Anyone can view their Social Security statements on the Social Security Administration (SSA) website. Statements are only available to those over 18 years old with a Social Security number, a United States mailing addres... More » Business & Finance Financial Planning