Switch To Electronic Federal Benefit Payments
If you still receive a paper check for your Social Security or other federal benefit payments, you are required by law to switch to electronic payments by March 1, 2013.
Act now. Make the switch to direct deposit before time runs out and start enjoying the safety and reliability of direct deposit. It’s fast, free and easy. Visit with UBTC or sign up online at www.GoDirect.org.
You can also call the U.S. Treasury Electronic Payment Solution Center at (800) 333-1795 Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST. Wait times are usually minimal. Call now to avoid delays near the deadline.
Remember, you are required by law to switch to an electronic payment option - make the switch today. For more information, visit www.GoDirect.org.
Source: U.S. Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service