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14 Aug 2018 Blog 3 Tips to Drive e-Payments Adoption Electronic bill payments are convenient, but it can be difficult to convince customers to adopt new ways to pay. Here are some tactics that can persuade customers to ditch inefficient, paper-based billing and payments in favor of digital channels.
19 Jul 2018 Blog How to Streamline Auto Finance Payments in 4 Easy Steps On-time car payments can be as crucial to people’s well-being as paying their mortgage and utility bills. Here are four ways a forward-thinking EBPP solution can help auto finance customers stay current on their auto loans.
27 Jun 2018 Blog Power to the Patient: The Consumerization of Healthcare in the U.S. Competition in healthcare is increasing as new players enter the market. This gives more power to the patient to choose providers that offer convenience, flexibility, and digital self-service options.
15 Jun 2018 Blog Southeast Credit Union Conference & Expo (SCUCE) Recap Alacriti was honored to attend and exhibit at the 2018 Southeast Credit Union Conference & Expo (SCUCE). Here’s our recap of the conference.
14 May 2018 Blog AI Agents that Learn with Experience Businesses of all kinds are utilizing AI to improve the customer experience. While a pre-trained AI agent does a decent job at understanding and performing actions based on user inputs, it’s better to have an AI agent that continues to learn and understand its users better over time. Our new blog discusses the first of three aspects in which a bot can “learn” to do better.
08 May 2018 Blog The Second Pillar of Information Security: Risk Management Lifecycle A comprehensive risk management lifecycle works hand in hand with security policies to create a sustainable information security program. Alacriti’s risk management approach helps keep us nimble in the face of daily threats.
16 Apr 2018 Blog Billing and Payments for Credit Unions: 7 Questions to Consider Credit Unions offer financial products with favorable terms and interest rates, including loans. Learn what Credit Unions should consider in an electronic bill presentment and payment solution (EBPP) for servicing these loans.
01 Mar 2018 Blog Smarter Bill Payments for a Connected World Digital connectivity, emerging technology, and the resulting shifts in consumer behavior are all driving the future of payments. When it’s time to pay a bill, your customers want flexibility, a personalized experience, and forward-thinking technology.
06 Feb 2018 Blog The 6 Critical Components of Effective Healthcare Billing As patients increasingly bear more personal financial responsibility for their healthcare costs, it’s imperative that healthcare providers make their billing process as clear and actionable as possible.
22 Jan 2018 Blog The Payments Experience is the Customer Experience Payments are often the most frequent touchpoint between businesses and their customers, which is why it’s so important to get it right.
21 Nov 2017 Blog The Battle for the Mobile Payments Space: Apple and Walmart Take the Lead Apple Pay and Walmart Pay grab significant shares of the mobile payments market in 2017.
03 Nov 2017 Blog What We've Been Reading: Real-Time Payments on the Rise, Apple Pay Dominates Real-time payments are on the rise, and Apple Pay looks to dominate the mobile payments market. Take a look at we've been reading about payments and financial technology.
23 Oct 2017 Blog The Payment Experience Your Customers Want: Auto Finance The right payment solution and an ongoing commitment to improve technology can help auto financers provide a seamless bill payment experience.
08 Sep 2017 Blog What We've Been Reading: New Players in Mobile Payments and More Mobile payments are taking center stage as more players enter the market. Take a look at we've been reading about payments and financial technology.
06 Jun 2017 Blog Referral Partnerships: A Mutually Beneficial Relationship A referral partnership with a technology provider is a cost-effective option for businesses that want to meet their customers’ payment needs.
17 May 2017 Blog Mobile Payments: The Ball Is in the Merchant's Court Mobile payments adoption could increase in 2017 as merchant acceptance increases and consumers become more familiar with the technology.
06 Apr 2017 Blog Infographic: Five Trends Impacting the Payments Space As their technology habits change, consumers are going to expect simple and convenient payment experiences.
13 Mar 2017 Blog Don't Go It Alone: Why Banks Should Collaborate with a Technology Partner Financial institutions are once again in the midst of a transitional period as consumers increase demand for digital service.
23 Feb 2017 Blog Mobile Payments: What Will It Take to Convince Consumers? For many consumers, mobile payments are still an abstract concept.
13 Feb 2017 Blog Infographic: 8 Reasons to Switch to Electronic Payment Processing Billers need to focus on providing a convenient payment experience as consumer demand for digital options increases.
01 Feb 2017 Blog Healthcare Providers and the Transition to a Digital World It is important for healthcare providers to make a concerted effort to retain patients amid soaring costs and increased competition.
27 Jan 2017 Blog What We've Been Reading: Retailers Make Moves in Payments, Faster Payments Gain Steam Retailers and e-Commerce giants look towards payments, and consumers warm up to P2P. A look at we've been reading about payments and financial technology around the web.
04 Jan 2017 Blog 3 Reasons Insurance Companies Should Work with a Payments Partner It often makes sense for insurance companies to outsource payments.
06 Dec 2016 Blog Can Your Payments Platform Keep Up with Consumer Demand? Modern lifestyles and advances in technology leave many seeking multiple convenient ways to pay bills.
30 Nov 2016 Blog Infographic: Four Trends Impacting Healthcare in the United States The American healthcare industry is in a state of massive transformation.
17 Nov 2016 Blog Contextual Commerce: What Is It, and Where Is It Going? Connected devices are creating new digital touch points and ample opportunity for commerce.
11 Oct 2016 Blog Infographic: The Importance of Multichannel Payments in Insurance Why should insurance companies improve the payments experience for their customers?
03 Oct 2016 Blog Machine Learning in Financial Services: 3 Potential Applications Advancements in technology have enabled financial institutions to explore the applications of machine learning techniques in areas like customer service, personal finance, and fraud and risk management.
23 Sep 2016 Blog Old Habits Die Hard - Resistance to New Technology Resistance to new technology -- is it consumers or billers themselves?
14 Sep 2016 Blog Machine Learning in Financial Services: An Introduction Financial institutions are beginning to utilize AI and machine learning to improve risk management, operational efficiencies, and productivity.
06 Sep 2016 Blog How Can Providers Improve the Patient Payment Experience? A patient’s financial and in-office experiences should be complementary to one another.
17 Aug 2016 Blog How Real-Time Capabilities Are Changing the Payments Landscape Many of the world’s top financial institutions are looking to enhance service offerings by investing in infrastructure that enables real-time payments.
12 Aug 2016 Blog Infographic: Three Ways to Reduce Friction in Payments Consumers want a frictionless bill payment experience.
03 Aug 2016 Blog Traditional Payments & Digital Solutions: Why Can't We Be Friends? Businesses should utilize payment solutions that balance familiarity with modern convenience.
29 Jul 2016 Blog What We've Been Reading: Pokemon Go, Chip Cards, and more. A look at we've been reading about payments around the web.
20 Jun 2016 Success Stories Health Insurance Company Accommodates Membership Surge with New Automated Capabilities Health Insurance Company Accommodates Membership Surge with New Automated Capabilities.
14 Jun 2016 Blog Real-Time Payments: How Technology Partners Can Help Banks Working with a technology partner could yield significant returns for banks looking to remain competitive against new disruptive market forces.
01 Jun 2016 Blog Choosing an EBPP Solution: Three Factors to Consider A few important factors to take into consideration when selecting an EBPP solution.
13 May 2016 Blog Ditch the Cash: Why Consumers Are Paying Digitally Consumer interest in cash alternatives is on the rise, and for good reason.
27 Apr 2016 Blog Creating Opportunities for Consumers Who Prefer Cash There has been a push in recent years to create products to integrate the unbanked customer into the banking system.
15 Apr 2016 Blog Real-Time Payments: Challenges and Opportunities for Banks Real-time payments present lucrative opportunities for banks to revitalize services and business models.
30 Mar 2016 Blog Partnerships Between FinTech and Big Banks: The Lessons The role of the FinTech startup is evolving in the current economic and technological climate.
10 Mar 2016 Blog Banks, the Digital Experience, and Customer Satisfaction Customer satisfaction in banking is becoming increasingly tied to user experience and digital service offerings.
07 Mar 2016 Success Stories Alacriti EBPP Solution Enables UMB Bank to Increase Revenue and Build Client Trust Alacriti EBPP Solution Enables UMB Bank to Increase Revenue and Build Client Trust.
29 Jan 2016 Blog Why Should Businesses Offer Flexible Payment Options? Payments play an integral role in overall customer experience, and taking steps to enhance it can ultimately improve a business's bottom line.
20 Jan 2016 Blog Banks Seek New Revenue Opportunities in Healthcare Changes in the healthcare space are giving rise to opportunities for banks to offer additional services.
06 Jan 2016 Blog Three Tips to Increase Customer Satisfaction Through Payments The payments process presents a number of great opportunities for businesses to connect with customers.
21 Dec 2015 Blog Healthcare Providers and the Changing Dynamics of Payments and Information Market forces and changing payment models are impacting how healthcare providers get paid.
16 Dec 2015 Blog The Challenges of Small Business Online Bill Payment Small business owners often struggle with managing un-integrated payment systems, payment reconciliation, and using technology to help manage their business.
01 Dec 2015 Blog The State of Telemedicine: Recent Surveys and Analysis Discussion and analysis on the State Telemedicine Gaps Analysis, as well as other telemedicine surveys.
27 Nov 2015 Blog Bill Payments: Paper or Electronic, What is Your Preference? Even though they go online to make bill payments, a large segment of the population still chooses to receive paper bill statements by mail.
29 Oct 2015 Blog Population Health, Value-Based Systems, and Healthcare Opportunities There is no shortage of compelling reasons for the healthcare industry to implement population health.
11 Mar 2015 Blog Interoperability Importance in a Developing Digital Healthcare Landscape Efficiencies are what are necessary in order to do more engagement with less revenue resources per patient.
10 Mar 2015 Blog Digitized Healthcare: Engaging The New Consumer Patient The baby boomers are aging and their very numbers will have an effect on volume in the healthcare system.
14 Nov 2014 Blog Where is the Innovation With Remote Banking and Bill Payment? The motivation to change behavior is attributed to convenience, saving time and reducing expense.
13 Nov 2014 Blog Looking at the New Consumer and the Use of Private Benefits Exchanges Private exchange growth and development is expected to significantly increase during the next several years.
06 Nov 2014 Blog How Bill Payment Exception Items Impact Electronic Routed Payments Home banking bill payment continues to be on the rise, and banks continue to offer it as a free service.
15 Oct 2014 Blog Continuing Thoughts on Technology and Telemedicine The use of telemedicine type services can play an important role for both consumer and healthcare provider.
04 Aug 2014 Blog Improve Working Capital through Account Receivable Automation A business can have a solid product or service but if solid financial processes are not in place, the business can evaporate.
22 Jul 2014 Blog Including the Consumer in Consumer Engagement and Compliance Having choices for the new consumer in how they want to access the system and services is very important.
25 May 2014 Success Stories Partnership with Alacriti Equips Elite Services with a Competitive Advantage Partnership with Alacriti Equips Elite Services with a Competitive Advantage
05 May 2014 Blog Getting the Opinion of the New Healthcare Consumer Connecting with the patients by using electronic means such as a patient portal is more important than ever.
12 Feb 2014 Success Stories Alacriti & Elite help Stonegate Mortgage Increase Bill Payment Adoption Rates by 385% Alacriti & Elite help Stonegate Mortgage Increase Bill Payment Adoption Rates by 385%.
11 Feb 2014 Success Stories Major Bank Unveils Industry’s First Real-Time Global Funds Transfer Service Major Bank Unveils Industry’s First Real-Time Global Funds Transfer Service
09 Feb 2014 Success Stories Major Bank Unveils Unique Payment Platform that Encourages Customer Loyalty Major Bank Unveils Unique Payment Platform that Encourages Customer Loyalty.