Social Security Perspectives (2)

The money you pay in taxes is not held in a personal account for you to use when you get benefits. The SSA has seen numerous name changes and operational revisions in its lifetime as different administrations shaped the agency into their desired forms. If both spouses are receiving social security retirement checks and one spouse dies the SSA will no longer pay both checks. I want to understand what their challenges are and what they need from us to ensure we are providing the tools, resources, and training they need to do their jobs.

If you were married to your spouse when they passed away, Social Security does not require that you were married for 10 years. The indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract may last up to 10 years —it has four two-year options to extend — and will cover software and web lifecycle opportunities, database administration, software engineering …