Cheques Down But Not Out

The Government of Canada cut 25 percent fewer cheques last year but still mailed millions of payments after suspending a mandatory direct deposit program. The Department of Public Works had hoped to save 69¢ in paper and processing costs for every cheque it mails: “I don’t trust it.”

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