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Social Security

You’ve worked hard. You deserve to get the most out of your benefits.

You worked and paid into Social Security for years. Let our experts help you understand what you need to know about your Social Security benefits, whether for retirement or disability.
Social Security

Important Resources

Learn more about your retirement or disability benefits by using the resources below and by reading our in-depth articles about Social Security eligibility, benefits claims and more.

Important Resources

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Find and compare Medicare Advantage (Part C) plans, Part D prescription drug plans or Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plans available where you live. Select your state to find out more about Medicare plans near you and learn how to sign up for Medicare in your state.

Find and compare Medicare Advantage (Part C) plans, Part D prescription drug plans or Medicare Su...
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Medicare Advantage plans, also known as Medicare Part C, replace your Original Medicare coverage and can provide extra coverage. We break down the best Medicare Advantage plans from top insurance companies to help you explore the options that best fit your needs.

Medicare Advantage plans, also known as Medicare Part C, replace your Original Medicare coverage ...

Learn about all the Medicare options available to beneficiaries. Learn how to pick between Medicare, Medicare Advantage and Medigap plans when you become eligible.

Learn about all the Medicare options available to beneficiaries. Learn how to pick between Medica...
Read New Articles About Social Security
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The Social Security Administration offers electronic payments for recipients of benefits. Paper checks are no longer mailed out as a method of payment.
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Many necessary tasks associated with Social Security benefits can be completed on ssa.gov, the official federal website of Social Security. Learn more about the online home for this federal program.
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If you are planning to retire at age 62, Social Security benefits can help to fund this dream. Here are some facts about early applications for Social Security.