Roughly 610,000 consumers are using Paycheck Secure (www.paychecksecure.com
), BioPay’s biometric payroll check cashing system, at more than 400 retail locations throughout California. To date, Golden State retailers have cashed more than 5.8 million checks, totaling $2.7 billion, through Paycheck Secure since its launch in 2001. An additional 57,000 individuals in Arizona, Utah and Nevada are also using the system. In total, more than 1.9 million U.S. consumers are using the system, demonstrating a growing consumer awareness of, demand for and confidence in the technology.