Discussion in 'Financial, Disability and Legal Resources' started by TwoCatDoctors, Apr 29, 2011.

  1. TwoCatDoctors

    TwoCatDoctors New Member

    Direct from the Social Security Administration: The Social Security Handbook.

    Here is a copy of the Table of Contents from that Handbook and if you go on link and then click on the Table of Contents, under each heading is a lot more sub-headings. There is a lot of info.


    1. Overview of the Social Security System
    2. Becoming Insured
    3. Cash Retirement and Auxiliary Benefits; Special Age 72 Payments
    4. Survivors Benefits
    5. Cash Disability Benefits and Related Disability Protection
    6. Factors in Evaluating Disability
    7. Figuring the Cash Benefit Rate
    8. Who Are Employees?
    9. Special Coverage Provisions
    10. State and Local Employment
    11. Are You Self-Employed?
    12. Net Earnings From Self-Employment
    13. Wages
    14. Earnings Records and Tax Reports
    15. Filing a Claim
    16. Representative Payees
    17. Evidence Required to Establish Right to Benefits
    18. Reduction or Nonpayment of Social Security Benefits
    19. Underpayments and Overpayments
    20. Determinations and the Administrative Review Process
    21. Supplemental Security Income
    22. Black Lung Benefits
    23. Other Benefit Programs
    24. Health Insurance Protection (Medicare)
    25. Medicare Part B Income-Related Monthly Adjustment Amount
    26. Extra Help with Medicare Prescription Drug Costs
    27. Special Veterans Benefits