Contact Social Security

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

Lost benefits don't know why*... Was homeless *....thsay be w... · 19h ago
Change direct deposit**Lender social s*vurity approval letter · 19h ago
I got a phone call that said my social security number was re... · 19h ago
I need to check on my claim look at my pill update my address... · 19h ago
I need to check on an appeal check on my SSI benefits check o... · 19h ago
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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 / contact
Wait
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800-772-1213
Customer Service
38 mins
264
800-269-0271
Fraud Detection
2 mins
1699
Online Help
Customer Service
< 2 hrs
1832
410-965-9334
International Customer Service
19 mins
571
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