Bi-Weekly employees: We want to remind you that the bi-weekly payroll deductions for your Commuter Benefits Program are only taken from the first two paychecks of each month. In months with three pay periods such as this August 2014, there will be no Commuter Benefits Program deduction taken from your paycheck dated 8/29/2014. Administrative fees, if applicable, however, are not affected and will be deducted from your pay as usual.
Weekly Paid employees: For Weekly paid employees; in months with five pay periods such as this August 2014, payroll deductions for your Commuter Benefits Program are only taken from the first four paychecks of each month. There will be no Commuter Benefits Program deduction taken from your paycheck dated 08/29/2014.
As always, your full designated monthly election amount will be divided and deducted equally among the first two pay dates. You can check your balance online 24/7 at www.getwageworks.com/nyc.
Get Your Social Security Statement Online
You can get your Social Security Statement online. It provides:
Estimates of the retirement and disability benefits you may receive;
Estimates of benefits your family may get when you receive Social Security or die;
A list of your lifetime earnings according to Social Security's records;
The estimated Social Security and Medicare taxes you've paid;
Information about qualifying and signing up for Medicare;
Things to consider for those age 55 and older who are thinking of retiring;
General information about Social Security for everyone;
The opportunity to apply online for retirement and disability benefits; and
A printable version of your Social Security Statement.
The City of New York Office of Payroll Administration reminds WageWorks CommuterBenefits Commuter Card users that the WageWorks Commuter Card is a stored value card loaded with your pre-tax and post-tax deductions that can be used to purchase transit passes and tickets at many more transit providers than supported under the previous program.
Any other use of the WageWorks CommuterBenefits Commuter Card is considered unauthorized and will jeopardize your participation in the program.
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