United States Office of Government Ethics, Preventing Conflicts of Interest in the Executive Branch

Notice To Agency Employees and Check Writers: PCC-OTC (Paper Check Conversion Over the Counter)

When you provide a check as a payment, you authorize us either to use information from your check to make a one-time electronic funds transfer from your account or to process the payment as a check transaction. When we use information from your check to make an electronic funds transfer, funds may be withdrawn from your account as early as the day we receive your payment, and you will not receive your check back from your financial institution.