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Subject:  Re: Social Security Card Question Date:  11/10/2013  9:16 AM
Author:  irasmilo Number:  119468 of 123001

Recently I replaced my 57 year old Social Security Card. The new one clearly says Do not laminate. Two Questions:

#1 Why?
#2 What is the downside/risk if I do laminate it?

Many years ago I did laminate my original card and it certainly seems to have survived and functioned.