Blogs, News & Articles

Read our latest newsletter, blogs, articles and opinions about all the issues within the world of Direct Debit and Direct Credit.

Smart Cards & Security

November 13 2020

Blog by Sarah Cottee, Training Manager Recent Direct Debit Training courses have highlighted an increase in Service Users experiencing issues with their smart cards when working remotely due to Covid restrictions. Here, we look at what can cause an issue, how to...

The Importance of Bacs Training – now more than ever!

October 29 2020

Blog by Sarah Cottee, Training Manager Bacs training isn’t always at the top of the priority list. It’s often the first casualty of stressed or busy times in an organisation, but NOW more than ever you should be considering Bacs training for your team – and...

Direct Debit rule changes review – 2020

August 19 2020

2020. For Bacs Direct Debit Service Users, it was a busy year. There were several Direct Debit rule changes and various challenges – not least the changes to working practices and Payer behaviour brought about by COVID-19. Here’s our rundown of what...

Holiday Direct Debit Processing – Are you covered?

July 29 2020

A newsletter was released by Bacs today: Are you prepared for your well-earned break?  - have you received your copy? The newsletter highlights how recent easing of lockdown restrictions has allowed many to consider travel plans and holidays once more. Often...