I've ended up settling (for the most part) on a service called Veem for my
international wires. Inexpensive & easy.
It sounds like the status of the ACH services are roughly like I thought
they were. I'll do some digging on the bill pay side--I know my primary
bank doesn't have ACH recipient as an option, but maybe one of my secondary
On Fri, Mar 2, 2018 at 11:19 AM, Chuck McCown <ch...@wbmfg.com> wrote:
> Oh, yeah, I forgot about that. Zions has that too. The other thing I am
> talking about is more for overseas wire transfers.
> *From:* David Sovereen
> *Sent:* Friday, March 02, 2018 10:17 AM
> *To:* email@example.com
> *Subject:* Re: [AFMUG] [OT] outbound ACH
> Two of our the three banks we work with have this capability built into
> their basic Online Bill Pay functionality. For the one I am most familiar
> with, I have to choose that I am paying an individual instead of a company,
> and then there is an option presented to make an electronic payment by
> entering their routing and account number. Works perfectly.
> *David Sovereen*
> Mercury Network Corporation
> 2719 Ashman Street, Midland, MI 48640
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> On Mar 2, 2018, at 11:17 AM, <ch...@wbmfg.com> <ch...@wbmfg.com> wrote:
> We used to have this capability with Zions.
> We are getting it going again, but have not yet tested it. We are
> supposed to go to the local branch and do the first one there to make sure
> it goes right or if it doesn’t they can help troubleshoot.
> *From:* Forrest Christian (List Account)
> *Sent:* Friday, March 2, 2018 12:16 AM
> *To:* af
> *Subject:* [AFMUG] [OT] outbound ACH
> I on a somewhat regular basis (several times a year) need to be able to
> originate a US ACH payment to a vendor. My bank charges way too much in
> my opinion for this functionality, and it's a pain since we have to fill
> out forms and send them to them and they enter the data manually, and on
> and on. More and more vendors we deal with don't want to deal with
> Cash/Check and many won't accept credit card payments, and of course they
> can't originate (pull) the payment either.
> I've been hoping to find a bank and/or service provider which would allow
> me to just enter ACH transfer information online and have it happen for a
> reasonable fee. I'm open to various options, including opening an account
> with a bank (assuming that is permitted based on our location in Montana),
> or using some other reasonable option.
> So far, the only solutions I've found are either prohibitively expensive,
> or require something we can't provide (i.e. some cash management products
> require a minimum balance commitment or a very large monthly fee).
> Anyone come across something which might fit the bill?
> *Forrest Christian* *CEO**, PacketFlux Technologies, Inc.*
> Tel: 406-449-3345 | Address: 3577 Countryside Road, Helena, MT 59602
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*Forrest Christian* *CEO**, PacketFlux Technologies, Inc.*
Tel: 406-449-3345 | Address: 3577 Countryside Road, Helena, MT 59602
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