How to change the name on your Social Security card

Changing a legal name can be challenging but worth the time and effort. Marriage and divorce are the top reasons for a legal name change. A new Social Security card can be obtained with the correct legal documents.

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Anne Brennan

by Anne Brennan

Anne is a business writer and writing coach living in Cleveland. Her credits include the Chicago Tribune, Crain's New...

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Updated on: October 19, 2023 · 21 min read


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