We have received reports that citizens are receiving questionable calls from people alleging to have a connection with Social Security.
Social Security Numbers
Some cases of Social Security number misuse and assumed identities can read like crime-fiction stories.
The proposed legislation follows an OIG report that examined how often SSA uses full SSNs on letters mailed to beneficiaries and the public.
SSA continues to support the expansion of Electronic Death Registration across the country to improve death record accuracy.
It’s critical to remain vigilant with your personal information and guard against identity theft.
CPNs are marketed as "replacement Social Security numbers," but you should know they're not legitimate and not recognized by the government.
We take data protection and privacy rights seriously, so everything you submit through our website is fully encrypted.
A new Medicare card is coming, one that will no longer display a cardholder’s Social Security number.
Identity theft can take many forms and affect many people, but it’s especially troubling when it happens to young adults.
As explained on TV and on Capitol Hill this week, complex issues surround death reporting on local, state, and Federal levels