If you received a recent letter from you Health Insurance Company requesting your Social Security number, it may not be a scam.
The Affordable Care Act and the Internal Revenue Code requires insurance companies to collect the SSN for each person enrolled, including all covered dependents. It is important for the member to provide this data in order to comply with federal reporting purposes. In most cases a mailing to members with no SSN both past or present has with been sent or will be sent soon. If you have any questions feel free to contact your agent.
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