Annoucements & Articles
Oct 23, 2018, 1:51 PM
Social Security Announces 2.8 Percent Benefit Increase for 2019
May 23, 2018, 1:46 PM
National Senior Fraud Awareness Day
May 23, 2018, 1:43 PM
Romance Scams Placemats
Apr 24, 2018, 1:37 PM
Phone Scams Pose Serious Threat; Remain on IRS ‘Dirty Dozen’ List of Tax Scams
Oct 18, 2017, 9:34 AM
In the post is a partial email forwarded to Senior Monongalians from the Commissioner of Senior Services about a perceived telephone scam that we were questioned about.
Oct 16, 2017, 11:31 AM
This post contains information about the Social Security update on the Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA). If you are receiving Social Security benefits for 2018, please read the information provided in this post.
Sep 12, 2017, 9:45 AM
This post contains pdf links to informational flyers and FEMA forms released between 9/5/2017 and 9/7/2017 for anyone who may have been recently impacted by floods or landslides in West Virginia.
Aug 2, 2017, 8:06 AM
In this post is information about the acting Inspector General of Social Security's warning of a fraud scheme where individuals are impersonating SSA employees. Please read the information in the post and stay vigilant about potential fraud.
Jun 19, 2017, 8:17 AM
The Internal Revenue Service today warned people to beware of a new scam linked to the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS), where fraudsters call to demand an immediate tax payment through a prepaid debit card. This scam is being reported across the country, so taxpayers should be alert to the details.
Jun 2, 2017, 11:58 AM
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is readying a fraud prevention initiative that removes Social Security numbers from Medicare cards to help combat identity theft, and safeguard taxpayer dollars.