You can and should keep your current Social Security Number. Once you are assigned a U.S. Social Security Number it should remain the same for the rest of your life.
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Not at all. You will keep your SS number for life.
Mr. Shusterman's (former INS Trial Attorney, 1976-82) response to your question is general in nature, as not all the facts are known to him. You should retain an attorney experienced in immigration law to review all the facts in your case in order to receive advice specific to your case. Mr. Shusterman's statement above does not create an attorney/client relationship.
You do not have to apply for a new SSN, you need to inform SSA about your change of status, I.e. That you are now a green card holder. Then SSA will issue you a new card with the same number. It will remove the annotation " for employment only," I recommend you to visit the nearest SSA office.
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