Standard processing times for ACH and paper checks

May 22, 2020


Q.¬†What is the standard processing time for ACH remits and paper checks? For example, when processing a weekly check run, we run the jobs looking at 7 days out for due dates on invoices for ACH's and 10 days out for due dates on invoices for paper checks. I am curious what others do. I am considering changing paper checks to only go out 7 days vs 10 so it matches the ACH jobs. It would reduce the number of jobs and approvals in our process if they matched. But it may cause issues, depending on…

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