The incompetence of the bureaucrats at federal government is so widespread and unbelievable it’s almost as if they’re deliberately trying to ruin our lives.

Via Free Beacon.

The Social Security Administration puts millions of Americans at risk for identity theft by putting their full Social Security Numbers on letters sent in the mail.

The agency’s inspector general released an audit this week warning the government that by sending hundreds of millions of letters containing individual’s Social Security Numbers it puts them at risk for identity theft.

“According to [the Social Security Administration] SSA, in 2015, it mailed about 233 million notices that included individuals’ full SSN,” the inspector general said. “We recognize SSA’s efforts can never eliminate the potential that dishonest individuals may inappropriately acquire and misuse SSNs. However, our audit and investigative work have shown that the more SSNs are unnecessarily used, the higher the probability that they could be used inappropriately.”

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  1. dennisl59 says:

    Nothing to worry about, just a simple ‘programming error’ that will be fixed once they’re off hold and talk to with the software support team in China…

    posted 5/1 1248pm Texas[Blue Screen]Time

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