Social Security number

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Noun1.Social Security number - the number of a particular individual's Social Security account
identification number, number - a numeral or string of numerals that is used for identification; "she refused to give them her Social Security number"
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
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The Department of Education once used the last four digits of a student's Social Security number as a way of assuring that the correct information was being linked to the correct student.
And at the estimate stage, it should be adequate to provide this information without submitting a social security number of driver's license number.
But what happens when the wrong person gets a hold of your Social Security number? If you're not careful, someone could use that number to steal your identity and make your life miserable in the process.
In some cases, the caller states that Social Security does not have all of your personal information, such as your Social Security number on file.
Most other members of the Texas delegation in Congress have similar forms to submit comments on their webpages but do not require a Social Security number for those solely trying to contact the member's office.
There are secret computers that not only keep every single person's Social Security number, but also the addresses they have lived in, their bank and credit card accounts, any loans they have taken in the past, and so on.
Employers that operate their own self-insured health plans tend to have more accurate Social Security number records than fully insured employers do, Trautwein writes in a letter sent to the IRS.
For example, your Social Security number may be 123-45-6789.
customers and employees, and personal information such as birthdays, medical IDs, Social Security numbers, street and email addresses and employment information, including income data.
But for others, their Social Security numbers are still active, so a number could be used to report wages, open bank accounts, obtain credit cards or claim fraudulent tax refunds.
Social Security numbers can be encrypted in two best ways.
The Personal CFO has access to hundreds of lenders who do not require a personal guarantee or social security number.

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