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Virtual Interactive Chat Experts

Provide online interactive virtual chat experts and live chat agents to assist online services for SSA. This would reduce the amount of phone traffic and walk in traffic to FO's. Individuals would receive assistance on how to file for benefits, reporting responsibilities, or receive assistance in updated current records through interactive chats. Services are currently used in the private sectors for sales and customer ...more »

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Retraining and Relief for Customer Service

As others have written, it takes me 4-5 phone calls plus 3-4 visits to my local SSA to get a correct answer or to get something like a simple form to be filed correctly. I understand what a massive project social security is, and I can imagine how many cases and issues the folks working the SSA desks and phone lines must handle daily - they are overwhelmed! Being so overwhelmed, I too would get frustrated and probably ...more »

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