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MACHA would like to extend a very warm welcome to our newest financial institution member:

New Alliance Federal Credit Union of Ambridge, PA

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MACHA - The Mid-Atlantic Payments Association

MACHA is a Regional Payments Association that serves financial institutions, businesses, and municipalities in Maryland, the District of Columbia, Delaware, Northern Virginia, Northeast West Virginia, and Southern Pennsylvania.

Our mission is to increase the understanding and use of payment networks by providing education, operational support, and advocacy to payments professionals...

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2015 TPI Scholarship Awards

The Payments Institute Scholarships for 2015 have been awarded to the following members:

Lisa Akers, HAR-CO Credit Union
Heather Somerville, AAP, S3 - Shared Service Solutions

Congratulations to our scholarship recipients and thank you to everyone who applied!

MACHA Training Spotlight

Workshop: eFrauds, Payments & the Power of Authentication

July 7, 2015 - BTC-Columbia

Workshop 41:  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Workshop 42:  1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Cyber crimes and other electronic payments fraud committed electronically has become an everyday occurrence. This session will highlight how the criminals are able to commit electronic and cyber financial fraud. Financial institution regulators expect financial institutions to deploy layered security and other authentication and authorization controls in the online banking environment to help prevent cyber crime.

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Webinar: Card Industry Headlines & Happenings

July 8, 2015

Webinar 313:  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EASTERN

Checks as paper and images require technology standards so they can be processed uniformly by financial institutions. This session will detail who defines the standards and how to identify and understand the information in the formats. Hear about what makes an image cash letter, the substitute check standard and how the Universal Companion Document (UCD) impacts image check processing.

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On-Demand Training

Cross-Channel Risk Certificate Program

MACHA is pleased to offer an on-demand training opportunity - The Cross-Channel Risk Certificate Program.  This is an on-demand program and is designed for payments professionals who would benefit from an understanding of payment systems risk, fraud potential and governing rules and regulations.  The ten-module program examines inherent risks, investigates common areas of exposure, identifies compliance obligations and provides sound risk mitigation practices for the key payment networks - Check, Wire, ACH and Card.

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