Month: May 2020

Benefits.gov encourages citizens to stay smart, and read our new article,

Benefits.gov encourages citizens to stay smart, and read our new article, Over the past few weeks, many citizens have received stimulus checks from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). These payments provide critical relief for many Americans, as the coronavirus pandemic has caused significant economic disruption and put many out of work. In these uncertain times, […]

Benefits.gov strives to make accessing benefit information easier for all citizens – the coronavirus pandemic makes our mission more critical than ever

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a rapid change in how many live their everyday lives, and millions have filed for unemployment as businesses closed. You may be wondering what your options are as social distancing rules remain in place. Benefits.gov strives to make accessing benefit information easier for all citizens – the coronavirus pandemic makes our mission […]

Benefits.gov celebrates 18 years of citizen service.

Benefits.gov celebrates 18 years of citizen service. This spring, Benefits.gov celebrates 18 years of citizen service. As one of the longest-serving E-Government initiatives, Benefits.gov was launched in April 2002 – creating the official benefits website for the U.S. government. Our mission is to increase citizen access to benefit information while reducing the difficulty of interacting with the government. Read about recent updates to the Benefits.gov Program and how we can help you in […]