What You Can Do Online

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Request a replacement Social Security card

You can use a my Social Security account to request a replacement Social Security card online if you meet certain requirements.

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Get your Social Security Statement

You can create a my Social Security account with us and view your Social Security Statement online at any time.

Find out if you qualify for benefits

Find out what benefits you can apply for.

Use our screening tool to help identify all the different Social Security programs for which you may be eligible. (Available anytime)

Estimate your future benefits
If you get Social Security benefits or have Medicare you can...

If you need to submit monthly paystub information to SSA:

  • You can create a my Social Security account with us and submit your paystub information at any time.
If you get Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits you can...
  • Create a my Social Security account to:
    • Get your benefit verification letter (includes Social Security and Medicare);
    • Check your information, benefits, and earnings record; and
    • Report your wages if you receive SSI or are a spouse, parent, or sponsor for someone receiving SSI.
      • Individuals receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI), their representative payees, and the spouse, parent(s), or sponsor of someone receiving SSI may use my Social Security to report wages online. Using their own my Social Security account, representative payees can report wages for any recipient they represent who works and receives Supplemental Security Income benefits. Spouses, parents, and sponsors of SSI recipients may also report their wages using their own my Social Security account.
      • Wages may still be reported through the automated toll-free SSI Telephone Wage Reporting system or the free SSI Mobile Wage Reporting smartphone app.
    You do not need your old password to create a my Social Security account.
  • You do not need a my Social Security account to:
Get a letter saying you don't receive benefits

Even if you don't get benefits, you can use a my Social Security account to get a benefit verification letter if you:

  • Need a letter stating that you never received Social Security benefits, SSI, or Medicare;
  • Used to get benefits and you need a letter that says when your benefits stopped or how much you received that year; or
  • Applied for benefits but have not received an answer yet.
Block electronic access to your information

You can block online and automated telephone access to our information about you. (This service is available to everyone.)

You may want to block access if you have been a victim of domestic violence or identity theft. [More Information]

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