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For Seniors

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For Seniors

Are you nearing or already enjoying retirement? Information is available to help you protect and preserve your assets, learn more about your social security benefits, and more.

Understanding Social Security

The U.S. Social Security Administration provides many resources related to your social security benefits. Here's a few to get you started.

Social Security Terms in Plain Language

Explore the Benefits You May Be Due

Estimate Your Retirement Benefits

Social Security Administration Home Page

Additional Resources

Credit and Debit

How does credit and debt impact your financial health? Learn more about credit reports, scores, paying down debt and the cost of credit.

Financial Empowerment Basics

Keep track of your spending, choose the right bank and type of account, look for ways to save and explore the Building MI Financial Future Financial Toolkit.

Home and Customer

Buying your first home? Wondering about the charges and fees on your utility bill? These resources offer tips and explanations for homeowners.

Investment and Retirement

Plan now so you can have the retirement of your dreams. Select the right financial advisor, determine your personal saving goals and more.


Paying for college doesn’t have to be intimidating. There are several options to help you start saving early and resources to help you manage student loans, secure scholarships and grants and more.

Scams and Fraud

Identity Theft and Consumer Fraud are on the rise. What steps can you take to protect yourself? What do you do if you are a victim of theft or fraud?