A NACHA Preferred Partner is a technology solutions provider that has been recognized by NACHA ─ The Electronic Payments Association for demonstrated leadership and innovation in its offerings to increase or enhance the use of secure electronic payments, information and messaging by financial institutions and end-user entities.
NACHA provides unique exposure to the large and diverse payments community to allow Preferred Partners to showcase and promote their solutions. Preferred Partners are assigned a dedicated strategic relationship manager by NACHA to tailor branding, visibility and engagement opportunities. NACHA Preferred Partners are distinguished in the marketplace through the exclusive use of the NACHA Preferred Partner service mark.
NACHA's Preferred Partner Program is open to any technology solution provider whose offerings align with NACHA’s strategies to advance the ACH Network and support for sound financial services industry business practices, and its commitment to innovation, safety and soundness in the payments system, and to conducting business according to the highest standards, both ethically and legally.
Preferred Partners’ solutions support longer-term strategies of increasing the use of the ACH Network, facilitating efficiencies in the standardized use of information and messaging formats and standards, and improving risk management and transaction quality in a way that is conducive to ongoing innovation. With an end-to-end view, solutions align with this vision as they touch and improve the experience of financial institutions and/or end-user customers.
The following are a few areas where opportunities exist for recognition as a NACHA Preferred Partner. Some are more specific, while others provide a starting point to work with NACHA to determine how to most effectively position your solution. NACHA reserves the right to set areas of Preferred Partner recognition and limit the number of Preferred Partner opportunities within each, and to determine whether a specific solution or entity is aligned with its strategic priorities and business practices.
NACHA's Preferred Partners receive numerous benefits including, but not limited to, the following:
Find out how you can become part of NACHA's exclusive community of leading innovators and solution providers that are advancing ACH payments.