First things first...
What does the Payments Innovation Alliance mean when we say “corporates?” Well, we mean you – businesses of any size, state or local governments, nonprofits, or any organization that uses the ACH Network, as well as other payments systems and offerings, to transact money with customers.* If this describes your organization, then this special rate applies to you!
Why join the Alliance?
The Alliance is the industry’s leading membership group of smart, savvy payments professionals who believe in making innovation happen. When you become a member, you will have opportunities to learn about what's happening in the payments ecosystem from the experts, voice your opinion, influence payment trends, and network with payments executives and professionals from throughout the industry and from around the globe..
Current corporate members include grocery store chain Albertsons, energy company Con Edison, insurance company State Farm, and telecom Verizon – just to name a few. It doesn’t matter what industry you're in or what size you are because this is your opportunity to become part of something bigger – connecting with a group of influential professionals committed to advancing the payments industry to benefit your organizations and your customers.
*Annual dues for the Payments Innovation Alliance range from $2,500 to $8,000, depending on an organization's size and desired level of participation. The special $995 corporate rate is available for new members that identify as a business, corporate, state/local government, charitable or religious organization, or higher education institution that originates and/or receives payments as a client of a financial institution or processor/solution provider. (Processors and solution providers are not included in this definition of a corporate and are not eligible for this special rate.)