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Social Security Administration

Discontinue or Reduce Issuance of Social Security Cards

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It is sometimes necessary to examine whether longstanding practices continue to bring value to the American public. Issuing Social Security cards is likely such a process for SSA, with the agency replacing 10 million replacement cards annually. Eliminating or minimizing this workload would result in sizable direct cost savings, relieve SSA of a burdensome auxiliary mission, reduce instances where the public needs to visit... more »

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Department of Health and Human Services

ID - Why my SSN?

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Why do you need my Social Security Number for everything and why should that serves as my unique identifier?! Invent a new id number for everyday use or allow me to be creative and make up my own. That way the SSN can be just used for financial purposes-if that was the original intention!!

SSN and credit history can be bed-mates but why drag my patient id and the student id into it?

Lately I have to provide my SSN:... more »

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