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Welcome to NotYourSocialSecurity, your source for detailed information about the social security administration. Are you looking for your local social security office in Palo Alto CA? Below is a listing of the social security offices in and near Palo Alto CA.
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Get any of the following services done at your local office in Palo Alto CA:
Replace your Card → Lost or Stolen
Change Name on Card → Marriage
Apply for First Card → Immigration
Card Updates → Address Changed
If you’ve lost your social security card, had it stolen, or damaged your card, it is very important that you get a replacement social security card in Palo Alto CA as quickly as possible. A social security card is required for getting a job, applying for loans, and receiving government services like retirement benefits or disability benefits. Also, if someone else was to obtain your social security number, you could fall victim to a social security scam like identity theft. Below are the steps for replacing a social security card in Palo Alto CA.
If you have legally changed your name you need to update your social security card. Some common situations where you would need to update your social security card include marriage, divorce, after becoming a naturalized citizen or you have legally changed your name. When you have changed your name legally, even just your last name, it is important that your social security card is updated so that your future social security benefits from the SSA do not run into issues.
Below we have listed the basic steps to a social security card name change in Palo Alto CA:
Note:If your documents don’t provide adequate personal information or that your name change occurred more than 2 years ago you will also need to show one document in your old name and a second with your new legal name. For more details, refer to our guide on the social security name change process.