Want to be ??????in the know?????? about Social Security so you can share information with your group? Want to find about Social Security changes as soon as they happen? www.socialsecurity.gov is the place to go and ??????Get Updates?????? located at the new Social Media Hub is the function to use. You can sign up to receive free E-mails and SMS/Texting that will let you know when popular socialsecurity.gov webpages have been updated.
A number of pages throughout the website feature a link with a red envelope that says ??????Get Updates?????? located on the right hand side of the page below the subject tabs (for example, ??????Business Services??????) . Clicking on that link will allow you to subscribe to updates for that particular page. You can also click on the red envelope on the homepage at the Social Media Hub. You????????ll be taken to a second page that also has a red envelope. When you click on that envelope, you????????ll be shown a list of the available subscription pages. Some pages allow you to sign up for text messages on your cell phone when the page is updated. Your carrier????????s standard message and data rates do apply.
You can choose how often you wish to be notified (immediately, daily, weekly, or monthly) by cell even though the topic you choose may not be updated that frequently. That same frequency option is also offered for the email updates. You can change or cancel your subscription at any time.
We respect your privacy so your email address will only be used to register you for email updates and to allow you to access your account.
What kind of pages can you subscribe to? Social Security News, Webinars, What You Can Do Online, Press Releases, Social Security Publications, Disability Research and the Social Media pages for Facebook, Twitter and You Tube among other popular pages.
How might you use the information? If you subscribe to the Social Security News page, you????????ll be able to find out about important news issues relating to Social Security. If you keep several Social Security publications handy for your own reference and sign up for the Social Security Publications page, you????????ll know when those publications are updated. If you choose to subscribe to the What You Can Do Online page, you????????ll be among the first to know when Social Security adds a new online service or updates an existing service. Getting updates is an efficient method to find out about what????????s new at Social Security. Sign up for your updates today at www.socialsecurity.gov by clicking the red envelope under the Social Media Hub section.