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Pension and Retirement Benefits

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  • Apply for Social Security Disability Benefits

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    South Carolina Legal Services - Columbia
  • Applying for Social Security Benefits

    Website where you can apply for retirement or spouses benefits, apply for disability benefits, check the status of your application, or if your application for benefits was denied recently you can request an appeal. Content Detail

    By:
    South Carolina Legal Services - Columbia
  • Benefits Verification

    This website will help you request a "Proof of Income" letter that can be used to prove that you are eligible for benefits. Content Detail

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    By: Social Security
  • How to Prepare for Retirement

    Top 10 Ways to Beat the Clock and Prepare for Retirement. Content Detail

  • Information for State Employees and Retirees

    Frequently asked questions concerning employment with the State of South Carolina. Content Detail

    By:
    SC Budget and Control Board
  • Information on Other Fringe Benefits

    "Other Benefits" include a host of incentives provided by agreement between an employer and an employee (or the employee's representative). Most of these benefits are not required by law. This website contains information about: (1) Child Care Assistance, (2) Disability Insurance, (3) Flexible Schedules, (4) Other Compensation Benefits, (5) Other Insurance Benefits, (6)Severance Pay, (7) Unemployment Insurance, and (8) Wellness Benefits. Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Department of Labor
  • Lawyer Referral Service Online

    The Lawyer Referral Service Online provides a list of attorneys by county that participate in the Bar's LRS program. To find an attorney simply click the county in which you live and look for one that practices in the area of law concerning your question. Content Detail

    By:
    South Carolina Bar Association
  • Retirement Plans, Benefits & Savings Information

    A pension plan is an employee benefit plan established or maintained by an employer or by an employee organization (such as a union), or both, that provides retirement income or defers income until termination of covered employment or beyond. This web site contains: (1) Consumer Information on Pension Plans, (2) Types of Retirement Plans, (3) Compliance with federal law, such as the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), (4) Employer Responsibilities, (5) Pension Plan Participant Rights, (6) Rights to Plan Information, (7) Retirement Savings, and (8) Small Business Pension Plan Options and much more. Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Department of Labor