The Most Misunderstood Benefit: Social Security and You

Wednesday, September 14, 2022 — 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Join Robert Rodriguez, SSA Public Affairs Specialist, for an eye opening, humorous, and educational overview of the “most misunderstood” benefit that all workers and retirees have!

September 14, 2022

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Wednesday, September 14
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
2022
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    Perhaps you have these questions:

    • How is my Social Security benefit computed?
    • Will the program still be around?
    • What protections are offered by paying into SSA?
    • What I should consider in deciding when to apply for benefits?
    • What if I become disabled? What if I die? Who is eligible for benefits on my record?
    • Can my ex-spouse collect on my record? Say what??

    This program will offer correct information directly from the source!

    We’ll talk about…

    • Retirement Benefits
    • Disability Benefits
    • Survivor Benefits
    • Medicare Benefits
    • Spousal Benefits
    • Online services
    • Creation of online Social Security accounts

    Robert Rodriguez, SSA Public Affairs Specialist, will provide an excellent, eye opening, humorous and educational overview of the “most misunderstood” benefit that all workers and retirees have!

    Sponsored by a partnership between Berlin-Peck Memorial Library, Wethersfield Library, Lucy Robbins Welles Library and Cora Belden Library.

    About the Presenter

    Robert G. Rodriguez is the Public Affairs Specialist for the Social Security Administration. He is a 27 year employee of the agency having worked in the Meriden, Hartford and Bridgeport field offices. He is a graduate of Central CT State University.

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    We will meet online with a video chat using Zoom. If you have never used Zoom before, it is very simple and user friendly. We recommend installing Zoom on whichever device you will use (computer, smartphone, tablet) before the program starts. When you click the invite link, you will be prompted to open or install Zoom.

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