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Tag: Scheme Rules

The Direct Debit Top 10 Most Frequently Asked Questions:

August 03 2018

As one of a small number of Bacs accredited Direct Debit training companies, and as a consultancy and bureau service provider, we are regularly approached by organisations of all shapes and sizes to assist with their Direct Debit and/or Credit solutions. Over the...

Updates to the BACS Scheme Rules and Service User Guide

March 04 2018

The new Service User Guide and new Rules (SUGR) for the Direct Debit Scheme were issued by BACS in January 2018. BACS – Bankers Automated Clearing Services, has been in existence since 1968 when it was called the Inter Bank Computer Bureau. The name change to...

Direct Debit Guarantee – Are you using the wrong version?

February 06 2015

Over the Christmas holidays I purchased a gift for a family member of a magazine subscription.  It was gratefully received and we were both happy.  Afterwards however,  when I received a confirmation letter with details of my Direct Debit payment schedule, I...