The SSA recently discontinued mailing annual estimates of benefits to future Social Security recipients. In attempts to cut costs, this information will now be available on the SSA website, www.socialsecurity.gov/estimator – then click on “Estimate Your Retirement Benefits”.
To receive information on earnings history or disability and survivor benefits, please call the agency at 1-800-772-1213.
The agency estimates svings of $60,000,000 annual by going online. It plans to resume mailing paper statements to thos over 60 within the year.