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Social Security Phone Number
800-772-1213 · Service Clients
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Social Security Live Chat
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Recent reasons customers contacted Social Security:

Multiple issues, I want to speak to an agent
I just want to speak to an agent to discuss a few housing options for people over **
changing banks need to change benefits direct deposit
Need to get my Award Letter
Trying to give them my application code so i can get my social security card
I was on hold for over **min and you wentaway
Where is my money was due today
I'm hoping to set up an appointment to apply for a new Social Social Number.
Wrong card was sent. They mispelled last name. Need a new card.
Need to make a appointment to bring paper work to get my kiddos ss cards
I applied for retirement benefits * months ago. I want to know why It's taken so long w...
I need more information about this letter I received from you thanks in advance
I need an appointment for my status change. I was trying to get it through phone but ha...
fraudlent account signed up want it off my credit report
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Social Security contact information - compared

Above are our top recommendations for how to contact Social Security, including their top phone number and live chat options. Below you can compare and contrast the 4 ways to contact Social Security by looking at which ones are the fastest and which ones other customers recommend the most for solving Social Security customer service issues as reported to us by the 50 million or so customers that come to GetHuman each year and share their experiences. You can contact Social Security across the following mediums: Phone, Web.

Phone number / contactWaitVotes
800-772-1213
Service Clients
38 min264
800-269-0271
Détection de fraude
2 min1669
Online Help
Service Clients
<2 heures1802
410-965-9334
Service client international
20 min601

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