SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Godich Peter J

(Last) (First) (Middle)
3680 VICTORIA STREET N.

(Street)
SHOREVIEW MN 55126

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
06/17/2008
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
DELUXE CORP [ DLX ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Vice President
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock 3,742(1) D
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Common Stock Option 03/14/2003(2) 03/14/2009 Common Stock 3,500 47.67 D
Common Stock Option 03/10/2004(2) 03/10/2010 Common Stock 4,250 38.54 D
Common Stock Option 05/04/2005(2) 05/04/2011 Common Stock 923 42.35 D
Common Stock Option 04/27/2006(2) 04/27/2012 Common Stock 1,328 39.63 D
Common Stock Option 02/14/2007(2) 02/14/2013 Common Stock 5,733 26.58 D
Common Stock Option 02/13/2008(2) 02/13/2014 Common Stock 8,300 32.65 D
Common Stock Option 02/20/2009(2) 02/20/2015 Common Stock 6,600 22.52 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Includes 3,175 shares of restricted stock.
2. Options vest in three equal installments on the three succeeding anniversary dates of the date of grant, provided the holder remains an employ of the Company. Date entered reflects date on which first installment vests(ed).
Remarks:
Anthony C. Scarfone as Power of Attorney for Peter J. Godich 06/19/2008
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 5 (b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
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