Your social security number is assigned to you by the Social Security Administration
when you start working. Your social security number can also serve as a form of identification
when establishing credit, getting a driver's license, renting or buying a house,
and so on. You can only get a social security number if you have a job.
Applying for a Social Security Number
In order to apply for a SSN, you will need to visit the Social Security Administration
with the documents that pertain to your situation, listed below: