What should I do if my Social Security card gets stolen?

Answer If your Social Security card is stolen, the person who stole it may try to use your number to open bank accounts, obtain credit or get a job. In these cases, there can be very detrimental implicati... Read More »

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What do I do if my Social Security card is stolen?

A Social Security card is important because you need it to get a job and collect Social Security benefits. Many companies, banks and credit companies will ask for a Social Security card for proof ... Read More »

How to Report a Stolen Social Security Card?

If your Social Security card is stolen along with other belongings, such as a purse or wallet, you should immediately file a police report and contact a credit reporting agency. If you discover you... Read More »

How to Change a Social Security Number If It's Stolen?

Identity theft usually begins with it the theft of your Social Security number. It can be difficult to restore your good name and credit. Even though it is recommended to change your Social Securit... Read More »

Can the husband of a wife who gets SSI get Social Security disability?

You may receive Social Security disability payments even when your wife receives Supplemental Security Income (SSI) if the Social Security Administration certifies that you are disabled. The federa... Read More »