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SSN Lookup Tool — Check to see if a Social Security Number is Valid

Are you unsure if an SSN is valid, or do you think a tenant gave you a fake Social Security Number?

There a few helpful websites out there to decode social security numbers, including one by Steve Morse, which by entering the first 5 digits of the person's social you can find out the state and date range the SSN was issued.

In the example above, a social security number beginning with 421-11-XXXX is decoded and returns that it was issued in Alabama between 1981 and 1982.

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