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Lane, JD,CFP, MBA, CRPS
Category: Social Security
Satisfied Customers: 10152
Experience:  Law Degree, specialization in Tax Law and Corporate Law, CFP and MBA, Providing Financial, Social Security & Tax advice since 1986
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I AM RECOVERING FROM A SEVERE HEAD INJURY OF

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I AM RECOVERING FROM A SEVERE HEAD INJURY OF ALMOST TWO YEARS AGO. I LIVE ALONE AND I HAVE NO MEMORY OF REQUESTING MY SOCIAL SECURITY AMOUNT EACH MONTH. HOW WOULD I CONTACT SS TO ASK THEM IF I HAVE REQUESTED MY SOCIAL SECURITY PAYMENTS HAVE STARTED AND WHERE THEY ARE SENT. could you email me your answer? I am currently bed ridden. THANK YOU
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Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Lane replied 7 months ago.
Hi Daughn,...Probably the easiest thing you can do is go to "MY Social Security" and set up an account...You can do that here: https://www.ssa.gov/myaccount/ by clicking on the big green button that says, "Sign In or Create an Account"
Expert:  Lane replied 7 months ago.
Also see this:..."Contact Social Security By PhoneGenerally, we do not publish the phone numbers of our local offices.You can call us toll-free at 1-***-***-**** (TTY 1-***-***-****)....By calling 1-***-***-****, you can use our automated telephone services to get recorded information and conduct some business 24 hours a day....If you cannot handle your business through our automated services, you can speak to a Social Security representative between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. Generally, you’ll have a shorter wait time if you call during the week after Tuesday. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, call our toll-free TTY number, 1-***-***-****, between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Expert:  Lane replied 7 months ago.
You can Request a benefit verification letterAsk for a form SSA-1099, Social Security Benefit Statement, to request a replacement tax summary...either way (online OR over the phone)
Expert:  Lane replied 7 months ago.
Please let me know how else I can help...If this HAS helped, and you DON’T have other questions … I'd appreciate a positive rating (using the faces or stars on your screen, and then clicking “submit")...JustAnswer will not credit me for the time and work until you have rated in this way....Thank you!Lane……I hold a law degree (JD, Juris Doctorate), with concentration in Tax Law, Estate law & Corporate law, an MBA, with specialization in finance & tax, as well as CFP® and CRPS designations. - I’ve been providing financial, Social Security/Medicare, estate, corporate, both for-profit and non-profit, and tax advice, to clients on three continents, since 1986.
Expert:  Lane replied 7 months ago.
Hi Daughn....I’m just checking back in to see how things are going....Did my answer help?...Let me know…...ThanksLane…