Social Security Information
Social Security number is important because you need it to
get a job, collect Social Security benefits and receive some
other government services. Many other businesses, such as
banks and credit companies, also ask for your number.
you are a noncitizen living in the United States, you also
may need a Social Security number. For more information, see
Numbers For Noncitizens (Publication No. 05-10096). If
you are temporarily in the United States to work, see Foreign
Workers and Social Security Numbers (Publication No. 05-10107).
The information provided on this page
was obtained from Federal Citizen Information Center: http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov/