You can sign up for the card at your local Social Security office or by calling the Direct Express card enrollment center at (800) 333-1795. 3 锘?Representatives of payees can sign up the same way. Once you sign up,your Social Security Benefits will be paid directly to your Direct Express card account for you to access each month.
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Where can I get a Social Security card?
Where can I get a Social Security card? If you have never been issued a Social Security card, you may apply for one at no cost at a local Social Security office. You will need to: Bring a completed Form SS-5 (Application for a Social Security Card) and,
How do I get a replacement Social Security card online?
You can use a my Social Security account to request a replacement Social Security card online if you: Are a U.S. citizen age 18 years or older with a U.S. mailing address. Are not requesting a name change or any other change to your card. Have a driver’s license or a state-issued identification card from one of the many participating states.
What should I do if I Lost my Social Security card?
You should keep your Social Security card in a safe place with your other important papers and avoid giving it out unnecessarily. Keep in mind that in many cases, even if you lost your card, you may not need a replacement. In most cases, simply knowing your Social Security number is enough. But if you do need a replacement, we make it easy.
Why do I have a Social Security number and card?
Social Security Number and Card (Subscribe) Your nine-digit Social Security number is your first and continuous connection with Social Security. It helps us identify and accurately record your covered wages or self-employment earnings. We also use it to monitor your record once you start getting benefits.