Paper checks to be retired

Government making the move to electronic checks for Social Security and federal benefits

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

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Announcement was made last Wednesday that the U.S. Department of the Treasury is retiring the paper Social Security checks for millions of baby boomers and others applying for federal benefits, a move that will save taxpayers $1 billion over the next 10 years.


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News, Pages 4 on 05/04/2011

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