Contact Social Security

The best of the 4 ways to get in touch with Social Security by GetHuman

Social Security Phone Number
800-772-1213 · Kundendienst
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Recent reasons customers contacted Social Security:

Client turned ** in March, applied for Part A, now wants Part B also for ***, can he fi...
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...
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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
38 min264
Entdeckung eines Betruges
2 min1668
Online Help
<2 Std1801
Internationaler Kundenservice
20 min602

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