Mayor Lee & Treasurer Cisneros launch deposit program

New initiative to reduce paper paychecks use in San Francisco helps to bring thousands of into the financial mainstream


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Partner: San Francisco Office of Financial Empowerment

Focus Area: Financial Capability and Asset Building

Mayor Edwin M. Lee and Treasurer José Cisneros have launched CurrenC SF, a new initiative to reduce the usage of paper paychecks in San Francisco. CurrenC SF empowers San Francisco's businesses and workers by helping them adopt modern, innovative payroll solutions. The goal of this initiative is to achieve a fully electronic, paperless payday, helping to bring thousands of San Francisco households into the financial mainstream and reducing reliance on high-cost check cashing services.