September 08, 2009 08:30 ET

ADP Provides American Workers Tips to Maximize Their Paychecks

Leading Payroll Provider Teams With American Payroll Association to Educate the Workforce During National Payroll Week (Sept. 7-11)

ROSELAND, NJ--(Marketwire - September 8, 2009) -  ADP®, a leading provider of HR, payroll and benefits administration services, today announced its annual National Payroll Week (NPW) campaign. In partnership with the American Payroll Association, the campaign aims to educate American workers about paychecks, the payroll withholding system and other payroll-driven benefits by offering tips to help maximize payday.

"Everyone loves payday, but many people don't realize there are ways to better manage and maximize earnings without getting a raise," said Benito Cachinero-Sánchez, Corporate Vice President, Human Resources, ADP. "Taking advantage of direct deposit and pre-tax and tax-advantaged programs, such as Flexible Spending Accounts and employee savings plans, can provide significant financial benefits -- now and for the future."

The 2009 campaign features a webinar titled, "Ten Things You Should Know About Your Paycheck," which includes information about:

  • The W-4 form and employee withholding allowances
  • How direct deposit can help employees save time and money
  • Tax-advantaged programs, such as cafeteria plans, employer savings plans and Flexible Spending Accounts
  • New programs, such as the Making Work Pay tax credit and COBRA discounts

"National Payroll Week celebrates the hard work by America's 156 million wage earners and the payroll professionals who pay them," said Dan Maddux, Executive Director, American Payroll Association. "For more than a decade we have partnered with ADP to thank American workers by offering tips to maximize their paychecks and make the most of their hard earned money."

Employees of all ages and in all industries can learn more about ways to maximize their paycheck by visiting and The sites feature a wide range of resources, including:

  • Tips to manage and maximize your paycheck
  • Tax, college saving and retirement planning calculators
  • Articles and explanations about useful employee benefits and trends
  • A link to watch or download the 2009 National Payroll Week webinar

ADP works with companies of all sizes in all industries to offer flexible and affordable HR, payroll, tax and benefits administration solutions. For more than 10 years, ADP has served as the Diamond Sponsor of NPW, the highest sponsorship level available. More information about how you can work with NPW sponsors can be found at

About National Payroll Week
Founded by the American Payroll Association in 1996, National Payroll Week celebrates the unique partnership among the millions of America's wage earners, their companies, and the Payroll Professionals who ensure that America's workers are paid accurately and on time. National Payroll Week also focuses attention on the payroll withholding system, and how wage earners can use it to help achieve their individual goals. More information about National Payroll Week can be found at

About ADP
Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADP), with nearly $9 billion in revenue and about 570,000 clients, is one of the world's largest providers of business outsourcing solutions. Leveraging 60 years of experience, ADP offers the widest range of HR, payroll, tax and benefits administration solutions from a single source. ADP's easy-to-use solutions for employers provide superior value to companies of all types and sizes. ADP is also a leading provider of integrated computing solutions to auto, truck, motorcycle, marine and recreational vehicle dealers throughout the world. For more information about ADP or to contact a local ADP sales office, reach us at 1.800.225.5237 or visit the company's Web site at

About APA
Established in 1982, the American Payroll Association (APA) is the nation's leader in payroll education, publications, and training. The nonprofit association conducts more than 300 payroll training conferences and seminars across the country each year and publishes a complete library of resource texts and newsletters. Every year, nearly 20,000 professionals attend APA training sessions. Representing more than 23,500 members, APA is the industry's highly respected and collective voice in Washington, D.C. For more information about APA go to or, or contact Mark Coindreau,, (210) 226-4600, extension 2277.

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