The Salt Lake office of the Social Security Administration will hold free pre-retirement seminars on Monday, March 4; Monday, March 18; Monday, April 8; Monday, April 22; and Wednesday, May 22.

Officials said the seminars are designed for people 55 and older who have not yet applied for Social Security benefits. Topics will include eligibility criteria, benefit rates and the application process for retirement and survivor's benefits.Information packets and personalized estimates of benefit amounts will be furnished, and information on the location of the seminars can be obtained by calling 524-6445.