New to Electronic Payments?
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For years, Social Security has stressed the convenience, security, and safety of getting benefit payments electronically. Beginning March 1, with few exceptions, all Federal benefits, including Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (or SSI) will be paid electronically. If electronic payments are new to you, here are some things you should know. Electronic payments are reliable; they’re safer because there’s no risk of being lost or stolen; they save taxpayers the costs for postage, paper, and printing; and finally, electronic payments are good for the environment because they save paper and eliminate transportation costs. To learn more, visit www dot go direct dot org.