Checking the Status of a Social Security Application

April is National Social Security Month, and our goal is to educate you about Social Security programs and services available online. Today’s blog post will provide some information on checking the status of your Social Security application using your online my Social Security account. If you applied for either Social …

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The Timeline of a Social Security Case

After you file a disability application with the Social Security Administration, the SSA transfers your file to a state agency called the Michigan Disability Determination Service. The Disability Determination Service is responsible for gathering your medical evidence, sometimes sending you to consultative examinations and ultimately making an initial determination as …

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National Consumer Protection Week

March 1-7, 2020 is National Consumer Protection Week. You can visit the National Consumer Protection Week website to read recent scam alerts and learn about a variety of topics, like privacy, identity, online security, and more. (https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/…/national-consumer-protection…) Social Security has a robust cyber-security program to help protect the information and …

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