February 9, 2021
HERNDON, Va., Feb. 9, 2021 – In honor of National AAP Recognition Day, Nacha will recognize 145 newly credentialed Accredited ACH Professionals who passed the 2020 AAP exam, as well as more than 4,600 professionals who currently hold the credential.
July 23, 2019
Nacha continues to work diligently with key partners in both the Healthcare and Dental industries. Second quarter 2019 Healthcare EFT transactions via ACH were up 9.4 million over the same quarter in 2018, which is a 12.8% increase. Significant progress has been made over the past several years as Nacha works closely with CAQH, HHS, the American Dental Association and others to improve the payments flow for B2B healthcare payments, and to address pain points experienced by healthcare and dental providers.
June 29, 2019
Afinis Interoperability Standards members will meet July 9-10 in Atlanta for a Program Increment (PI) Planning Meeting to review the group’s latest work efforts and identify new initiatives and goals for the second half of 2019. Nearly 40 Afinis Interoperability Standards members will meet in person to receive an update; launch a new members-only section of the group’s online portal; and evaluate the status of new application programming interfaces (APIs) under development, as well as plan for which ones will launch in the short term.
April 26, 2019
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has issued a Request for Information (RFI) regarding potential regulatory changes to the current remittance Rule. The RFI seeks information on two specific areas of the rule.
April 15, 2019
Online voting for the winner of the Nacha Excellence in Payments Award now open; voting for the ACH Challenge Award will take place at PAYMENTS 2019 in Orlando HERNDON, Va., April 15, 2019 – Nacha announces the finalists for its 2019 Payments Awards, which celebrate proven accomplishment and leadership in the payments industry and recognize and reward the payments innovations defining the future. The Nacha Payments Awards include the Nacha Excellence in Payments Award and the ACH Network Challenge 2019.
April 10, 2019
Three new enhancements to Same Day ACH are coming. The first takes effect in just a matter of months—September 20, 2019, to be precise.
April 3, 2019
HERNDON, Va. — April 3, 2019 — Transactis is a new Nacha Preferred Partner for API Enablement of Electronic Bill Payments. Nacha Preferred Partners are a select group of innovators that contribute to Nacha’s strategic efforts in support of the payments ecosystem by removing friction, increasing ease, improving cash flow accessibility and efficiency, as well as supporting sound risk management and security for ACH payments.
April 2, 2019
House Working Towards Cannabis Banking Relief
April 2, 2019
There's more to the gig economy than just Uber drivers. Discover how KyckGlobal is using Same Day ACH to benefit what founder Jessica Koenig calls "the forgotten gig economy." Read the full article, available as a PDF.
March 29, 2019
The House of Representatives is inching closer to voting on a banking cannabis business relief bill after the Financial Services Committee voted to move the bill out of committee to a full House vote. The bipartisan legislation designed to shield lenders from federal penalties when they serve cannabis businesses in states where marijuana has been legalized. The House is expected to vote on the bill to ease federal marijuana restrictions as a growing number of states permit the sale of the drug.
March 28, 2019
This month, both Chambers of Congress have introduced legislation that would eliminate Remotely Created Checks (RCCs). Both House bill H.R. 1509 and Senate bill S.656 are driven by Democrat Members and focus on truth-in-lending changes aimed at the payday lending industry.
March 28, 2019
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, reversing a controversial decision by the previous intern director, Mick Mulvaney, has taken steps to restore the influence of several advisory panels that were sidelined last year. The CAB, the Community Bank Advisory Council and the Credit Union Advisory Council will now meet three times a year in person. Meeting details and council participation will be communicated by CFPB in the next few weeks.