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Wed February 13, 2013
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Can Social Security Make The Leap To E-Banking?

Originally published on Wed February 13, 2013 10:01 am

Beginning March 1st, many people who receive social security and other federal benefits will no longer receive paper checks. The Treasury Department says sending payments electronically will save nearly a billion dollars. But some experts say it could affect the "un-banked." Host Michel Martin talks with The Wall Street Journal's Sudeep Reddy.