U.S. Treasury As
Cashless Pioneer

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Government benefits in the United States have long been distributed by check. Recently, however, MasterCard worked with the U.S. Treasury to replace the inefficient practice of issuing millions of paper benefit checks each month with a MasterCard prepaid debit card program. Paying benefits through the card saves the federal government roughly $1 per payment. This adds up to millions of dollars in savings for American taxpayers each month!