Industry Alerts

Industry Alerts

Industry Alerts provides member financial institutions with critical information; such as changes to the NACHA Operating Rules, Requests for Comment, notices from Treasury, NEACH cancellations, and other important and often time-sensitive information. This is a members-only resource. Login for access.  


 

Oct 19
2020
NEACH Announces Rayleen Pirnie, AAP, CERP, as Director of Risk and Fraud

Burlington, MA, October 19, 2020 – The New England Automated Clearing House (NEACH) today announced that Rayleen Pirnie, AAP, CERP, has joined the company as the Director of Risk and Fraud.

May 13
2020
NEACH Announces Connie Loveland of Fidelity Bank as New Board Chair

The New England Automated Clearing House (NEACH) today announced the appointment of Connie Loveland, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Fidelity Bank in Leominster, Mass., to its board of directors as board chair.

Mar 31
2020
Postponed: Payments Management Conference to take place November 15-17, 2020

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, NEACH, with the support of its Board of Directors, has decided to postpone the 2020 Payments Management Conference until November 15-17, 2020. The conference was originally slated to be held May 11th-13th. 

Mar 20
2020
Same Day ACH Dollar Limit Increases Today to $100,000

A major enhancement to Same Day ACH begins today, as the dollar limit per payment quadruples to $100,000.

Mar 16
2020
NEACH Update: COVID-19

The COVID-19 situation is especially troubling with significant consequences across all sectors of society. Aggressive and preventative measures are being taken to protect our individual and collective health. This an unprecedented situation which requires many of us to adjust our normal practices.

Mar 12
2020
Reminder Regarding ACH Responsibilities to Financial Institutions Potentially Impacted by Coronavirus

In light of the potential impact of coronavirus, 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. 

Nov 6
2019
NEACH to Develop Companion Documents Around Recently Launched Faster Payments Playbook

‚ÄčBurlington, MA – November 6, 2019 – The New England ACH Association (NEACH) announced that Nacha, its Payments Innovation Alliance, and the U.S. Faster Payments Council (FPC) released the Faster Payments Playbook. The Playbook is an online educational platform for banks and credit unions to develop a faster payments strategy from an idea to reality. 

Sep 20
2019
ALERT: Members Receiving Duplicate Medicare Debits

Please share this information with all departments that process ACH and Check Transactions within your financial institution. This alert is provided for information purposes as part of NEACH's member services. Your membership in NEACH helps support NEACH advocacy initiatives at the national level. 

Sep 11
2019
ALERT: IMPORTANT UPDATE: Members Receiving Suspect Entries

Please share this information with all departments that process ACH and Check Transactions within your financial institution. This alert is provided for information purposes as part of NEACH's member services. Your membership in NEACH helps support NEACH advocacy initiatives at the national level. 

Jun 14
2019
NEACH Announces Innovating Payments 2019 and Calls for Presentations

As part of its efforts to help New England financial institutions make informed, strategic decisions for payments innovation and growth, the New England Automated Clearing House (NEACH) is announcing a call for presentations for its second annual Innovating Payments Conference, to be held on October 9th and 10th, 2019 at the Hilton Boston Logan Airport in Boston, MA.

May 20
2019
Technical Support

The NEACH office is currently experiencing some power and technical issues. The office phone lines and internet are currently down. If you need to reach the office, please dial one of the following employees directly. We will update this post when services have been restored. Thank you for your understanding. 

  • Kathy Shea (781) 491-6197
  • Liz Grayeck-Birchell (781) 491-7117
  • Sandy Cinelli (781) 491-7018
May 15
2019
NEACH Releases White Paper, Partnering for Innovation: The New England FinTech Evolution, at Annual Payments Management Conference

Today, the New England Automated Clearing House (NEACH) announced the availability of a new white paper analyzing the New England FinTech evolution and what it means for community banks and credit unions. Partnering for Innovation: The New England FinTech Evolution draws expert insights from NEACH, New England community banks, and FinTechs to help financial institutions make informed, strategic decisions for innovation and growth.

Mar 18
2019
NEACH Joins Faster Payments Council as Founding Member and Sponsor

The New England Automated Clearing House (NEACH) today announced it has joined the U.S. Faster Payments Council (FPC) as a founding member and sponsor with a goal of advancing faster payments ubiquity by 2020.

Feb 12
2019
National AAP & APRP Recognition Day

On February 12, 2019, NEACH is partnering with NACHA to honor more than 4,600 Accredited ACH Professionals (AAP) and over 200 Accredited Payments Risk Professionals (APRP) as part of National AAP & APRP Recognition Day. 

Oct 22
2018
NEACH Announces Inaugural Innovating Payments Conference

Keynote presentations to address Fed’s Faster Payments Council, The Future of FinTech, and Payments 2020 and Beyond

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