Contrary to what people to mere assumptions, applying for a social security card online is actually easy and free of charge, as long as you have the required documents. You will be taken through a step by step process on how to do it but first, you need to understand what a social security card is and why you need to get one.
What is a social security card?
A social security card is a small and delicate card that has 9 numbers which is given to an individual living in the US either permanently or temporarily, by the US government for the sole purpose of identification. It can also be referred to as a social security number. A social security card or number is very vital and important to US citizens as it is needed to open an account with a bank, secure a job, get credit cards, driver’s license etc. it is advisable that every eligible citizen should get one as soon as possible in new york city.
How to apply for a social security card online.
It is not news anymore to say that the world of today has gone global, where people can sit in the comfort of their houses or offices and get things done just by clicking on their computers or mobile devices. Applying for a social security card is one of those things that can be done from your comfort zone. You don’t have to go to an issuing office, where you may be required to wait for a long time until it’s your turn, you can apply for one right away by following the procedures outlined below.
Firstly, download the form directly from our website here… fill the form and submit with your original required documents. You will need to present two original copies each of documents that show and confirm your identity (Name), US citizenship, your age, your sex, phone number, a working mailing address and your signature. For a non US citizen, you may need to prove that you have a valid reason other than work related reason why you want to get the card.
Secondly, you can also download the form from the social security website, fill appropriately and accordingly, and then submit all together with your original documents stated above, and the issuing office will process your application and get back to you through the working or valid mailing address you provided.
Now if you are the type that believes that your application can be delayed due to network issues or some other unforeseen reasons, you can also take your correctly filled application and original documents as stated above and submit in person to a social security office near you for your application to be processed.
The time of waiting is not long, provided you filled correctly and submitted the right documents, it takes about 5-14 working days for you to get your social security card. Indeed the process is easy and less stressful. Apply for your own social security card or number right away, remember it is very important and vital for every US citizen to have one.