Tag: Social Security Number

Know Your Rights

The Purpose of Having a Social Security Number

October 6, 2021

Via: Investopedia

A Social Security number (SSN) is a nine-digit number that the U.S. government issues to all U.S. citizens and eligible U.S. residents who apply for one. The government uses this number to keep track of your lifetime earnings and the […]

Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

10 Ways to Protect Your Social Security Number

July 30, 2018

Via: Investopedia

Social Security numbers were never intended to be a “one size fits all” primary ID. In many ways, however, that’s exactly what has happened. Identity theft thrives in the U.S. in part because Americans feel forced to use their SSN […]