Articles from: 2013


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

December 2nd, 2013 -

Some Seniors Resist Electronic Social Security Statements

November 9th, 2013 -

Bill Aims to Keep Some Savings Bonds in Paper Form

October 31st, 2013 -

Survey Roundup: Paper Proponents

June 21st, 2013 -

Group Seeks Paper Options for Government Forms

March 29th, 2013 -

U.S. Congressmen Lodge Bill to Abolish Paperless Policies

March 7th, 2013 -

End of Paper Social Security Checks Unnerving to Some

February 16th, 2013 -

Social Security Checks Soon to Go All Electronic

February 2nd, 2013 -

Group Asks Feds to Stop Switch to Electronic Social Security Statements

January 24th, 2013 -

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

January 23rd, 2013 -

Treasury OKs Paper Checks - for Now

January 18th, 2013 -

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

January 17th, 2013 -

Social Security Ending Paper Checks March 1

January 12th, 2013 -

Federal Checks Soon Electronic, Not Paper

January 11th, 2013 -

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

October 30th, 2013 -

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

July 17th, 2013 -

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

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

June 13th, 2013 -

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

May 2nd, 2013 -

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

March 5th, 2013 -

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

January 24th, 2013 -