December 22, 2020

The ACH Network Stands Ready to Assist Americans With Economic Impact Payments

As Congress has approved another coronavirus relief package, the ACH Network stands ready to deliver Direct Deposits for economic impact payments (EIPs) and unemployment benefits quickly and accurately.

Direct Deposit is a proven, fast and secure way to deliver federal benefits and government assistance, even in the face of unprecedented crises. Whether it's Social Security payments, veterans’ benefits, IRS refunds or other payments, the federal government has a long and successful track record of using Direct Deposit.