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Social Security's Going Paperless

Soon your government checks won't be in the mail.

The government has settled on the dates when millions of people will no longer be able to get their social security benefits checks from the postman.

New recipients of benefits will have to accept paperless payments starting on May 1.

Those already on social security have until March of 2013 to switch to direct deposit or a debit card.

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