What is Postal Banking?


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What is Postal Banking?

Postal Banking is simply the provision of low-cost, consumer-driven financial services via the Postal Service. Products and services could range from check cashing to bill payment to savings accounts to small-dollar loans. Postal Banking will benefit consumers who do not have access to traditional banks as well as those who would prefer a more public option. Every other developed country in the world has postal banking. The expansion of services would also strengthen our public Postal Service.

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U.S. Postal Savings System – 1911-1967
An Act of Congress of June 25, 1910, established the Postal Savings System in designated Post Offices, effective January 1, 1911.


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