You can even enter different “what if” scenarios to find out what your benefits will be in different situations. A Spanish-language calculator is available at www.segurosocial.gov/calculador.
In addition, you can obtain your online Social Security Statement, which provides estimates of future benefits, as well as a record of your earnings to make sure your past earnings are reported correctly. Find the online Statement at www.socialsecurity.gov/statement.
This column was prepared by the Social Security Administration. For fast answers to specific Social Security questions, contact Social Security toll-free at (800) 772-1213.