By creating a “My Social Security” account you are able to review your earnings statement to check for errors in you work history that could impact your eligibility for certain Social Security benefits. You can also use your account to update your contact information and banking information to ensure it is always current with the Social Security Administration as well as to check on the status of your claims for benefits pending before the Administration.

Watch this video for a step-by-step demonstration of how to create your account

visit https://www.ssa.gov/myaccount/ to create your account