Social Security Paper Checks Will Still Be Mailed–For Now

Several million consumers have missed the deadline for making the switch to paperless Social Security benefits, but the government will not cut them off from receiving their benefits. March 1 marked the deadline for Social Security and other Federal benefit … Continue reading Weekly Credit Card Update January 11

Why More Americans Will Fall Behind on Their Credit Card Bills This Year A quarterly report issued last month by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York said that, although our total debt dropped by $74 billion in the third … Continue reading

Social Security Benefits Go Paperless on March 1

Anyone receiving Social Security or other federal benefits has until March 1 to switch to electronic payments or prepaid debit cards. In a cost saving measure, the government started a program in May 2011 to eventually eliminate the paper checks … Continue reading