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Arrange your social security matters online | lifestyles

Have you ever thought that you might need to go to a Social Security office? Chances are you won’t. You can probably do your business with us without even leaving your home. Our online services page at www.ssa.gov/onlineservices offers you a wide variety of self-service options that you can use on your phone, tablet or computer. You can even apply online for retirement, disability, or Medicare.

With a personal My Social Security account you can:

• Apply for your social security statement.

• Apply for a replacement Social Security card in most states and the District of Columbia.

• Object to a decision.

• Find out if you are eligible for benefits.

Do you receive Social Security benefits or Medicare? If so, you can create your personal My Social Security account or log in to:

• Receive your Social Security, Healthcare and Supplemental Income (SSI) benefit verification letter.

• Check your details and benefit amount.

• Change your address and phone number.

• Start or change your direct deposit.

• Request a replacement Medicare card.

• Purchase a replacement SSA-1099 or SSA-1042S for tax season.

• State your wages if you work and receive disability benefits or SSI.

Create a personal My Social Security account today at www.ssa.gov/myaccount to take advantage of these easy-to-use features. Also, share our online services page with family and friends who need this important information.