Displaying 1 - 10 of over 53 results for "*"
October 9, 2020
In a recent interview with PaymentsJournal, Nacha’s Jane Larimer discusses how the ACH Network delivered stimulus payments on time. As part of the CARES Act, by the end of August, the government had distributed $270 billion in funds in stimulus payments. However…
ACH, ACH Network, Advocacy, Direct Deposit, Direct Payment via ACH
October 2, 2020
Nacha has approved eight new amendments to the Nacha Operating Rules governing the use of ACH payments. Many of the changes reflect a long-term strategy to modernize the ACH system, both through infrastructure improvements such as Same Day ACH; and making ACH payments easier to use for the country’…
ACH, ACH Network, NACHA Operating Rules, Risk & Compliance, Risk Management
September 15, 2020
As the coronavirus pandemic raged across the country, the U.S. government turned to Direct Deposit to deliver millions of stimulus payments to Americans. On April 15, exactly as the IRS instructed, 81 million Americans woke up to find their stimulus payments safely in their bank accounts…
ACH, ACH Network, ACH Operations, Advocacy, Direct Deposit, Direct Payment via ACH, Faster Payments, Legislative and Regulatory
August 19, 2020
Despite Concerns Over Mail Delivery, Overwhelming Majority of Federal Government Payments Continue to be Made On Time
More than 97% of Recipients of Social Security and Veterans Benefits Rely on Direct Deposit HERNDON, Va., August 19, 2020 – In recent days, significant concerns have been raised over the delivery of payments from the Social Security Administration and the Veterans Benefits Administration…
ACH, ACH Network, Advocacy, Direct Deposit, Government Relations News
March 25, 2020
Top Ways the ACH Network Can Help Consumers, Businesses and Government During the National Emergency
During the current national emergency, the ACH Network is operating normally to process payments for consumers, businesses, and government agencies. There are many impacts to daily life and business operations due to the practice of social distancing and the closing of many workplaces. The use and…
ACH, ACH Network, Direct Deposit, Direct Payment via ACH, Healthcare
March 23, 2020
Dr. Sara Stuefen is a big fan of EFT payments. She knows they're quick and convenient. And insurance companies that try to make her take a Virtual Credit Card learn this dentist won't stand for it. Download the case study here.
March 9, 2020
ACH Operations Bulletin #2-2020: Nacha Issues Reminder on ACH Responsibilities to Financial institutions Potentially Impacted by Coronavirus
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Nacha reminds financial institutions of the importance of reviewing their business continuity plans to ensure that they are prepared to maintain ACH payment processing capabilities in the event of possible disruptions. DISCUSSION In light of the potential impact of…
ACH, ACH Network, ACH Operations, NACHA Operating Rules, Operations Bulletin
March 3, 2020
When you need a hand from someone at another financial institution, finding that someone can be daunting. But things are about to change. A new Rule creates the ACH Contact Registry, which opens July 1, 2020. It’s going to make locating the right person a whole lot easier. “In today’s…
ACH Network, ACH Operations, NACHA Operating Rules
February 19, 2020
Nacha is requesting industry feedback on a set of Rules proposals and other concepts collectively referred to as “Meaningful Modernization.” The deadline has now been extended to May 1, 2020. Learn more about it on our Rules page.
ACH, ACH Network, ACH Operations, NACHA Operating Rules
February 10, 2020
Why does Northern Virginia dentist Dr. Amy Adair like electronic claim payments via ACH? And what happened when an insurer tried sending virtual credit cards? Nacha's case study shows why EFT payments is the way to go for healthcare professionals. Download the case study here.