Same Day ACH Resource Center

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Same Day ACH Payment Limit to Increase to $1 Million

April 5, 2021
Same Day ACH payments will be further enhanced with a new $1 million per transaction limit. Nacha members approved a measure to increase the per-payment maximum from the current $100,000 to $1 million effective March 18, 2022. It will apply to all eligible Same Day ACH payments, including credits and debits for both businesses and consumers.
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March 19: A Big Day for the ACH Network

March 18, 2021
It’s anything but a quiet Friday at Nacha. There are some big changes taking effect today (March 19) at the ACH Network: Same Day ACH, Account Validation and economic impact payments.

Are You Ready? Third Same Day Window Opens March 19

February 16, 2021
The third Same Day ACH processing and settlement window will take effect on Friday, March 19. As of that date, files of Same Day ACH payments may be submitted by an ODFI to its ACH Operator up to two hours later in the day. Are you ready? Same Day ACH Resources To prepare, Nacha wanted to remind you of resources that are available: Expanding Same Day ACH: Rule Background and FAQs Same Day ACH Resource Center End-User Briefing: Same Day ACH Same Day ACH Guidance for RDFIs Same Day ACH Guidance for ODFIs Same Day ACH Guidance for Processors Don't be a File Holder

ACH Network Volume Climbs 8.9% in Fourth Quarter

January 21, 2021
ACH Growth Gets Boost from Stimulus Payments and Shift from Checks Strong growth continued on the ACH Network in the final quarter of 2020, with 7 billion payments made, an increase of nearly 9% from a year earlier. Combined with data on check payments, the results show the dramatic impact of the pandemic on the use of payments by Americans, businesses and government agencies compared to a year ago, before the pandemic had significantly impacted the U.S.
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