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Choosing a Direct Debit Bureau
June 11 2021
Direct Debit is your preferred method of payment for your organisation – but you are unsure of the process involved, or don’t have the resources available to put the required Direct Debit systems in place and to manage it effectively. In this situation, a Direct...
May Bank Holidays- Bacs Processing Dates.
April 23 2021
To ensure you have peace of mind going into the Bank Holiday weekend, be sure to have planned ahead with your Bacs submissions to allow for Bacs Bank Holiday processing dates. Bacs processing works on a 3-day cycle. This is known as the Bacs cycle, and goes as...
Using Electronic Signatures, but don’t have Paperless approval? … If so, you are not compliant.
April 12 2021
The use of electronic signatures on Direct Debit Instructions (DDI) has taken off recently. This is due to lock-down issues; difficulty accessing the office to collect and send off paper instructions and a desire to be seen as a modern, up-to-date...
Bacs Easter Processing Dates 2021
March 24 2021
Easter is fast approaching and this year we are still dealing with the added complication of "Covid Lockdown" with many people working remotely. This has meant that many are unable to access their usual systems and processes. Now more than ever therefore, it is...
What You Need to Know about BACS Direct Debit Reports
February 25 2021
Bacs produces a series of reports that highlight errors and anomalies and that help Service Users manage their Direct Debit collections. As a Service User you have a responsibility to take action to correct the faults these Bacs reports bring to light – but more...
Updated Direct Debit Scheme Rules for 2021.
February 02 2021
There are new Direct Debit Scheme Rule Updates which will take effect from January 2021. As a Direct Debit Service user, you have a responsibility to comply with the Direct Debit Scheme Rules. Are you? Version 5.4. January 2021 Article by Sarah Cottee. Training...