Retirement could be around the corner or years away.


But, the Social Security Administration has launched tools to help you plan now.


You can check their salary history to make sure it's accurate.


Wrong information could affect your future retirement benefits.


Deputy Press Officer Mark Hinkle says the next thing taxpayers can do is figure out how much they'll get in retirement benefits depending on what age they stop working.


Hinkle says workers can also estimate amounts for disability or death benefits.


He says there are all sorts of online options to managing your retirement cash.


Signup is free, and Hinkle says advanced security features protect your privacy.


To sign up for your own account, click here.


(Photo: Official Social Security Website)