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What does SIN stand for?

SIN stands for Social Insurance Number (Canada)

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  • Business, finance, etc.

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The functionality included with this free limited version of TITUS Aware is designed to assist organizations in preventing inadvertent email leaks of personally identifiable information (PII), including credit card numbers, Social Security Numbers (SSN), Employer Identification Numbers (EIN), Medicare Number, Social Insurance Number (SIN), among others.
After six weeks, she has not been told how much she will be paid -- the manager said the company has not yet calculated her tax liability, despite having her social insurance number -- but she has been told that she will receive no annual leave, sick pay or 13th salary.
This includes helping family members get settled into a safe and affordable home, guiding them through the bureaucratic maze of getting social insurance numbers and health cards, assisting in the enrollment of the children in school, and other things that Canadians normally take for granted, such as riding the subway or buying food.
This meant that not only did they encounter difficulty in obtaining passports, but in at least one case, reportedly had their Social Insurance Numbers rescinded.