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Learn more about Nacha and the payments industry in our monthly distribution of blog posts. Also included in the email are our recent podcasts.

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April 20, 2022
May is Direct Deposit Month and there are many good reasons to celebrate.
April 19, 2022
Phase Two of Nacha’s Supplementing Data Security Rule will be implemented June 30, and Third-Party Senders, Third-Party Service Providers, and Originators should be preparing for compliance.
April 12, 2022
One of the best weapons in the fight against fraudsters is sharing information. It can also be one of the trickiest issues to navigate, given the many privacy concerns. Nacha’s Risk Management Advisory Group (RMAG) is working to address this.
March 22, 2022
Along with all the other spring cleaning you do, it's a fine time to make sure your Financial Institution's entries in the ACH Contact Registry are up-to-date.
March 1, 2022
How did a Minnesota credit union maximize its donations to local nonprofits? With an app that uses ACH, or electronic bank transfers, to cut out fees. Learn more in our case study.
February 28, 2022
As the date for enforcement draws near, some companies, payment fintechs and financial institutions are actively seeking solutions to comply with the Account Validation Rule. Phixius is one method to both adhere to the Nacha Account Validation Rule and provide a safe and secure way to verify and validate ACH account information. 
February 24, 2022
Nacha President and CEO Jane Larimer looks at some of the exciting changes and events coming this year to Nacha and the ACH Network.
February 14, 2022
When you look at the costs for businesses to make and receive payments it can be a real eye-opener. A new report from the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP) highlights the disparities between the costs of ACH and check payments.
February 14, 2022
In the first look at how the pandemic impacted healthcare claim payments, a new report found medical professionals continued to rely heavily on ACH, while their dental counterparts have a ways to go.
February 3, 2022
AFP's 2022 Payments Cost Benchmarking Survey shows nearly three-quarters of organizations are transitioning B2B payments from checks to electronic payments.
February 3, 2022
Jeanette Hait Blanco, Nacha General Counsel, examines the Limitations on Warranty Claims Rule.
February 1, 2022
A new Nacha Operating Rule affects the way ACH Network participants use Micro-Entries. We take a look at what it means and why you should start preparing now.