To import your Social Security past earnings record by uploading your XML earnings record from the Social Security Administration (SSA) site, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Social Security Administration website and create an account if you don't already have one
  2. Log in using your SSA user name and password
  3. Click the "Download Statement Data as an XML file" link to download your XML data *
  4. Return to the import screen in your Social Security Record area under your name in MaxiFi.

    * note that you do not need to open this file. It will look like code. Just import it without opening it.
    ** note also that if you already have earnings an earnings history, importing this XML file will replace it with this fresh earnings history data.

  1. Click on the "Upload File" button and choose your XML file that you just downloaded.