Articles from: 2013


Articles

Federal Efforts to Go Paperless Ignore Seniors' Needs and Digital Divide

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.rollcall.com/news/federal_efforts_to_go_paperless_ignore_seniors_needs_and_digital_divide-229381-1.html?pg=1

December 2nd, 2013 -

Some Seniors Resist Electronic Social Security Statements

http://paperoptions.org/http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/business/2012/11/some-seniors-resist-electronic-social-security-payments/

November 9th, 2013 -

Bill Aims to Keep Some Savings Bonds in Paper Form

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.timesleader.com/news/local-news/948127/Bill-aims-to-keep-some-savings-bonds-in-paper-form

October 31st, 2013 -

Survey Roundup: Paper Proponents

http://paperoptions.org/http://blogs.wsj.com/riskandcompliance/2013/06/21/survey-roundup-paper-proponents-credit-union-pressures/

June 21st, 2013 -

Group Seeks Paper Options for Government Forms

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.tulsaworld.com/business/actionline/action-line-group-seeks-paper-options-for-government-forms/article_a9b62de4-737a-5163-9616-ff486b224074.html

March 29th, 2013 -

U.S. Congressmen Lodge Bill to Abolish Paperless Policies

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.printweek.com/print-week/us-news/1136158/us-congressmen-lodge-abolish-paperless-policies

March 7th, 2013 -

End of Paper Social Security Checks Unnerving to Some

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/55808806-79/security-social-deposit-direct.html.csp

February 16th, 2013 -

Social Security Checks Soon to Go All Electronic

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/news/national-govt-politics/social-security-checks-soon-to-go-all-electronic/nWDnc/

February 2nd, 2013 -

Group Asks Feds to Stop Switch to Electronic Social Security Statements

http://paperoptions.org/http://blogs.mcall.com/watchdog/2013/01/group-asks-feds-to-stop-switch-to-electronic-social-security-payments.html

January 24th, 2013 -

Senior Citizens May Still Receive Social Security Checks in Mail After March 1 Treasury Deadline

http://paperoptions.org/http://blogs.mcall.com/watchdog/2013/01/group-asks-feds-to-stop-switch-to-electronic-social-security-payments.html

January 23rd, 2013 -

Treasury OKs Paper Checks - for Now

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.sfgate.com/business/article/Treasury-OKs-paper-benefit-checks-for-now-4207188.php

January 18th, 2013 -

U.S. Congress to Debate Consumer Right to Printed Communications

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.printweek.com/Business/article/1167346/us-congress-debate-consumer-right-printed-communications/

January 17th, 2013 -

Social Security Ending Paper Checks March 1

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.sacbee.com/2013/01/12/5109330/social-security-ending-paper-checks.html

January 12th, 2013 -

Federal Checks Soon Electronic, Not Paper

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.sfgate.com/technology/article/Federal-checks-soon-electronic-not-paper-4188037.php

January 11th, 2013 -

Consumers for Paper Options Applauds Federal Legislation to Protect Sale of Savings Bonds

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.convergencecms.co/templates/files/savings-act.pdf

October 30th, 2013 -

Consumers for Paper Options Applauds Senators for Fighting Discriminatory Payroll Card Fees

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.convergencecms.co/templates/files/Payroll_Statement.pdf

July 17th, 2013 -

National Survey: Americans Overwhelmingly Oppose Federal Efforts to "Go Paperless"

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.convergencecms.co/templates/files/CPO_Survey.pdf

June 19th, 2013 - Poll summary is available here.

Consumers for Paper Options Statement for Senate Committee on Aging Hearing Regarding Mandate of Electronic Social Security Benefits

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.convergencecms.co/templates/files/Aging_Committee_Statement.pdf

June 13th, 2013 -

Consumers for Paper Options to Congress: Lack of Security in Electronic Tax-Filing Places Americans in the Crosshairs of Identity Theft

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.convergencecms.co/templates/files/Senate_Finance_Release.pdf

May 2nd, 2013 -

Consumers for Paper Options Applauds Congressional Resolution to Preserve Paper-Based Access to Government Information and Services

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.convergencecms.co/templates/files/Resolution_Release.pdf

March 5th, 2013 -

Time for Treasury to Formally Retract March 1 Mandate for Direct Deposit of Social Security Benefits

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.convergencecms.co/templates/files/Treasury_Statement.pdf

January 24th, 2013 -