Our Best Social Security Resources


The Seniors Center has a wealth of information on Social Security. From updates on new legislation and advice on when to start benefits to guides on how to maximize your payments, our website has everything you need to know about Social Security.

Here are some of our best resources on Social Security:

Collecting SSDI and VA Disability Compensation: What to Know

Disability benefits can come from multiple sources, and it’s important to understand how they work together. If you’re receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Veterans Affairs (VA) disability compensation, here’s what you need to know.

Quickly Request a New Social Security Card with This New Process

If you need to replace your Social Security card, the process is now simpler and faster than ever. With a few clicks, you can order a new card online and have it delivered to your door.

Social Security 101: What Is a Social Security Protective Filing Date?

When you reach full retirement age, you may want to consider file and suspend or a restricted application. A Social Security protective filing date can help you maximize your benefits and ensure a higher payment each month.

The History of Social Security Part 6: Cost-of-Living Adjustments

Our series on the history of Social Security culminates with a look at cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs). In this post, you’ll find links to all six parts of the series.

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