The New Year brought hundreds of thousands of babies into the world.
Jack Meyers is a public affairs specialist with the Social Security Administration and says that, if you had your own baby, it’s never too early to sign up for their social security number and card.
Meyers says that can be done from the moment the baby is born.
Once you check that box, the process will only take the state a couple weeks.
Not too long ago, your baby did not need a social security number the day they were born. That is no longer the case.
Learn more at ssa.gov.
Meyers appeared as a guest on the WTIM Morning Show.