If your clients need proof of income or benefits — or even to show that they are not receiving benefits—let them know that they can get a benefit verification letter online instantly through a my Social Security account. It only takes a few minutes to create an account and it will save your clients a trip to a Social Security office.

Who needs a Benefit Verification Letter?

The most common reason for needing a benefit verification letter is for proof of income when applying for a loan or mortgage. However, your members may also need a benefit verification letter as proof of:

  • Income for assisted housing or other state or local benefits;
  • Current Medicare health insurance coverage;
  • Retirement status;
  • Disability;
  • Age; or
  • A pending benefits application with Social Security.

Please, tell your clients about this timesaving online service by sharing our materials on your internal and external websites, social media, blogs and newsletters.