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How do I get my bank account number changed so they can

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How do I get my bank account number changed so they can deposit my Social Sec. check in the right acct since you can't reach them?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  lev-tax replied 4 months ago.

If you already are receiving benefits, you can create a my Social Security account

and start or change Direct Deposit online. You also can sign up at your bank, credit union, or savings and loan.

Or call Social Security at 1-***-***-**** (TTY 1-***-***-****).

Here are specific publication about getting electronic payments


Customer: replied 4 months ago.
I believe I tried this but will try again.
Expert:  lev-tax replied 4 months ago.

If you are not able to make changes online - you may simply call the SSA or just visit a local SSA office.

Let me know your zip code and I will find location serving your area,

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