Social Security Numbers

Sex Offender Allegedly Lives Under Fake Identity for 34 Years as Fugitive from Justice

Posted by: Andrew Cannarsa, Office of External Relations
DATE:
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Ryan Flanagan
He became someone else—with a new name, date of birth, and Social Security number—to escape a troubled past.

Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Thursday, January 16, 2014
Are you ready for tax season? If you haven’t heard about tax identity theft, you may not be. 

Inspector General Testifies on Direct Deposit of Social Security Benefits

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Social Security Benefits
It is up to each Social Security beneficiary to help prevent identity theft and benefit fraud by closely guarding personally identifiable information.

Congress Concerned with Death-Data Accuracy

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Thursday, July 19, 2012
Computer Data
Oklahoma Senator Tom Coburn reacts to an OIG report on the integrity of SSA's death records. 

Identity Theft--What Do I Do Now?

Posted by: The Office of External Relations
DATE:
Thursday, June 21, 2012
We field questions every single day from the public about identity theft. Here are some common questions and helpful links.