By Vonda Vantil, Social Security Public Affairs Specialist Social Security and OIG Launch Public Service Announcement Campaign Agency Alerts Public about Telephone Impersonation Scheme The Social Security Administration (SSA) and its Office of the Inspector General (OIG) launched a joint Public Service Announcement (PSA) campaign addressing a nationwide telephone impersonation scheme. Social Security and the OIG continue to receive reports from across the country about … Continue reading Social Security and OIG Alerts Public about Telephone Impersonation Scheme
Via Administration for Community Living (ACL) The Federal Trade Commission is getting reports about people pretending to be from the Social Security Administration (SSA) who are trying to get your Social Security number and even your money. In one version of the scam, the caller says your Social Security number has been linked to a crime (often, he says it happened in Texas) involving drugs … Continue reading Federal Trade Commission Scam Warning
The Elder Law of Michigan’s Lansing and Detroit offices will be closed on Thursday, January 31, 2019. We will resume regular business hours on Friday, February 1, 2019. Continue reading PSA: Inclement Weather Related Closings – Thursday, January 31, 2019
Due to predicted extreme weather conditions, the Elder Law of Michigan’s Lansing and Detroit offices are closed today, Wednesday, January 30, 2019. Continue reading PSA: Inclement Weather Related Closings
Due to predicted extreme weather conditions, the Elder Law of Michigan’s Lansing and Detroit offices are closed today, Monday, January 28, 2019. Continue reading PSA: Inclement Weather Related Closings
By Abigail Haller, Screening Integration Coordinator The Great Lakes are home to thousands of plant and animal species, along with Michigan’s beautiful beaches and landscapes. These features are not the only factors that make the Great Lakes significant. The Environment Protection Agency states that the Great Lakes make up 84% of North America’s surface fresh water; that is a lot of water and, unfortunately, a lot of pollution. One of the largest types of pollution is from plastic. The plastic pollution level usually references ocean pollution instead of Great … Continue reading Pollution Solutions
By Sheila Robison, Economic Security Team Member Over 4,000 years ago, ancient Babylonians started New Year’s resolutions. I wonder if they were successful to keep their promises all through the year! In our current world, only 8% of people actually keep those New Year’s resolutions. Let’s find out how we can be successful throughout the whole year. It’s always a good move to keep your New Year’s resolutions … Continue reading Sticking to Your New Year’s Resolution!