Social Security http://wkyufm.org en AARP to Use Fancy Farm Event to Discuss Major Entitlement Programs http://wkyufm.org/post/aarp-use-fancy-farm-event-discuss-major-entitlement-programs <p>The nation&rsquo;s leading organization for seniors will use this year&#39;s Fancy Farm picnic to launch a nationwide tour to help voters be better informed about Social Security and Medicare. Thu, 02 Aug 2012 17:22:49 +0000 16655 at http://wkyufm.org Four People from London, Kentucky Arrested for Disability Fraud http://wkyufm.org/post/four-people-london-kentucky-arrested-disability-fraud <p>The charges stem from an investigation by the new Cooperative Disability Investigations Unit , which was created last September. The Corbin, Kentucky Social Security Administration Office reported suspected fraud during a continuing disability review. Authorities say the defendants were involved in a scheme to cash a Supplemental Security Income check issued to Eric Partain, after he died.</p><p> Thu, 19 Apr 2012 21:07:00 +0000 Dan Modlin 11047 at http://wkyufm.org Electronic Payment to be Required for Social Security Benefits http://wkyufm.org/post/electronic-payment-be-required-social-security-benefits <p>Officials with the U-S&nbsp; Treasury Department are trying to alert people who receive paper checks for Social Security benefits that they must switch to electronic payment by March first of 2013. Walt Henderson, the Director of the E-F-T Strategy Division of the U-S Treasury&#39;s Financial Management Service, says about fifteen percent of the recipients in Kentucky still receive paper checks and will need to make the change. Wed, 07 Mar 2012 14:42:18 +0000 Dan Modlin 8680 at http://wkyufm.org