When deciding to make a change, it's best to do a pros vs. cons list. So here goes. For switching from paper statements to free eStatements...
Pros: Protect against identity theft. Arrive faster. Eliminate paper waste. Save trees. Easier to use and retrieve info.
Cons: Lose a good source of paper for lining birdcage.
- Free paperless statements online
- Reduce paper waste and clutter
- Easier to retrieve info when needed
- Reduce chance of identity theft (mailboxes and refuse are top targets of ID thieves)
- Arrive faster than paper statements
- Secure, 24/7 access from any computer
- Access up to 2 months of history online
- Download and save for permanent storage