Florida’s Sun Sentinel today:
If you still get a Social Security check by mail for retirement of disability, that’s about to change.
In fact, the Social Security Administration is urging recipients to switch over now to direct deposit or get their monthly payment sent to a Direct Express debit card account.
By March 1, with few exceptions, those getting paper checks from Social Security, Supplemental Security Income, Veterans Affairs, Railroad Retirement Board, Office of Personnel Management benefits and other non-tax payments will have to get electronic payments. http://www.sun-sentinel.com/business/fl-social-security-checks-20121108,0,2530715.story See full story here: