SOUTHERN STATES' EBT PILOT PICKS CITIBANK

WASHINGTON -- The Southern Alliance of States' pilot program for a national electronic benefits transfer system has moved ahead with the designation of Citibank, New York, as the financial services agent.The U.S. Treasury's Financial Management Service, which issues 85% of the federal government's annual payments, made the announcement last month and called the selection of a financial agent for the

WASHINGTON -- The Southern Alliance of States' pilot program for a national electronic benefits transfer system has moved ahead with the designation of Citibank, New York, as the financial services agent.

The U.S. Treasury's Financial Management Service, which issues 85% of the federal government's annual payments, made the announcement last month and called the selection of a financial agent for the SAS pilot an important step toward paperless distribution of government benefits.

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