Manage Social Security Account online

Create an online my Social Security Account at to get quick access to your personal Social Security information.

Check out some of your own Social Security details at, which is an easy-to-access, easy-to-use portal. Last year in January, the U.S. Social Security Administration had launched My Social Security. It is an online account that people can use in their working years and continuing all through the time they get Social Security benefits. People age 18 and older can sign up for an account at and get quick and easy access to see and update information. My social security online account will help you get an estimation of what your advantages may be. Keep in mind that these could be possibly various kinds of advantages.

My Social Security online

To create your own My Social Security online account, you must have valid email address, Social Security number, U.S. mailing address and reached at the age of 18. Then, visit and click on ‘Sign in’ option given on the top right side of the homepage. You can create an account simply to get access to your own personal details and cannot use this online service to access the records of other person like your business partner, or else. On the Sign In or Create an Account page, existing users can login with their username and password while new users have to register by clicking on “Create an account” tab. Agree the terms and conditions and go to the next step, in which you need to provide your few personal details including name, birth date, SSN, address, zip code, phone number, etc. Note well that breach of service can result in criminal charges. Follow the instructions to verify your identity, secure your identity and create your account.

Once you create an online account during your working years, you can use my Social Security to receive a copy of your Social Security statement, obtain estimates about retirement, disability and survivors’ benefits that you and your family may get, see earnings records and estimate the Social Security and Medicare taxes paid until now. Those people, who already received Social Security benefits, can use the account to get an instant benefit verification letter, check your benefit and payment information, and to change address and phone number also to start or change direct deposit information online.

In case, your clients require proof of their social security or supplemental security income benefits, tell them that they can obtain a benefit verification letter online right away through My Social Security account. You can serve your clients quicker as they no longer have to visit a Social Security Office or wait for a letter to be mailed to them. They can get up-to-date details they require online, also from a PC in your office. With my Social Security, those who get benefits can easily view, print, or save an official letter that consist of proof of their Benefit amount and type; Age and Medicare start date and withholding amount.

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28 thoughts on “ Manage Social Security Account online

    1. Ghislaine Boivin

      We would like to change our direct deposit of our benefit payment, please tell us how to process on line. Sincrely, Antoine Boivin and Ghislaine Boivin

    2. james sims

      I would like to change my direct deposit from my bank to my American express bluebird debit card. could you send me the web site to do this? many thanks, james sims.

  1. Giammarino J Cornelio

    I am having problems creating an account do to my residential address is in Italy. What shiould I do?

  2. Barbara A. Gilcrease

    I was told to contact Soc.Sec. this month to remind them that from Jan1,2015-June 30,2015 I will earn $52,000.00 and will not be collecting Soc.Sec. benefits again until July 2015.Because I am currently working I have previously stopped receiving Soc. Sec. benefits since July 1,2014.


    Hiii I need a confirmation of my arrival to the USA in July 1961
    How can I have a letter of notification ? Thanks

  4. elizabeth anne obrien

    I was disabled before age 22 and I need to find out about collecting my deceased fathers survivors benefits

  5. Marvelett Presley

    How do I get my 2015 SS letter? it has not come in the mail and I need to renew my lease.

      1. Rebecca Metcalf

        My Mother is in a health center now and I need to change the address that all Medicare checks are being sent. I am the power of attorney for her. Please let me know the correct procedure for getting this done. Thank you

  6. eldon englanf

    No cola this year due to gas prices? Small percentage gas price drop, great percentage increase in price of food. Whatever your decisions are based on does not cover all commodities, to include increase in drugs and health coverage.

  7. ShellyTurner/Smith

    We worked hard all our lives…. This is our hard earned money we made during our working thankful that we have our social security to rely on.

  8. Carol A Hamlin

    My checking account has been changed from old ABA Routing Number 051000017 old Account Number 435030846692 this account has been closed, the New Routing Number is 051000017 New Account Number is 435035194844 if possible my next Direct Deposit Date is January 27th 2016 I would appreciate if it could be direct deposited in my new account. Thank You Carol A Hamlin

  9. Linda Fuller

    I never received my Social Security card. I will be 65 next week. I have called several times and after being put on hold for a very long time, I’m told to call back later.

    Can you please help me.

    Linda Fuller

    Thank you

  10. Alicia Salazar

    I need to obtain a award letter for 2015, refinancing my house and I must get this letter from you. I have called he security office at least 4 times and no one gives me the right answer. I try doing this on line and I was not able to do it, can someone help please.

  11. Alicia Salazar

    Rthquesting to get and award letter for the year 2015 I tried several time and no one can give me and answer.

  12. Greg Lovelace

    Please explain your procedure in obtaining social security records for our client. We have release of information forms signed by our client but we are not sure where to send the consent forms to obtain the records.

    Greg Lovelace, Office of Missouri State Public Defender 816-889-7699, Ext. 239


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