What's Your Financial Paper Footprint?

Calculate how much you can reduce your environmental impact by switching to electronic billing, statements and payments!

Just enter the amount of bills and statements your household receives each month and the number of checks you mail, to see the difference you can make if you switch:

How many paper bills do you receive each month? Financial Paper Footprint Calculator
How many paper statements do you receive each month?
How many paper payments do you make each month?

Footprint Results

By switching to electronic bills, statements, and payments, you can conserve the following resources in 1 year:

Pounds of paper saved
Gallons of wastewater prevented from discharging into lakes, streams and rivers
Gallons of gas saved by not mailing your bills, statements, and payments
Greenhouse Gases
Pounds of greenhouse gases avoided
This amount of Greenhouse Gas
is the equivalent of:
Miles not driven in your car
Trees planted (and grown for 10 years)
Square feet of forest preserved from deforestation

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PayItGreen offers a variety of tools and resources that help your business to convert customers to paperless transactions ? an initiative that has both environmental benefits and a positive impact to your bottom line. Every day, the financial industry uses tons of paper, squandering resources and creating a on the environment, not to mention company budgets. PayItGreen would like to thank the many businesses and organizations that have supported our efforts.

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Every action you take has an equal reaction, especially when we're talking about the environment. How does a small step like using less paper help the environment? For starters, it not only preserves forestland, but it reduces greenhouse gas emissions and consumption of resources from the manufacture, transportation and disposal of all those little slips of paper.

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