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Bacs Christmas and New Year Processing dates 2015/6

[countdown] Bacs has just released it’s Christmas and New year processing dates to help Service User’s plan their Direct Debit processing over this busy period. All Rapidata Direct Debit Managed clients do not need to worry about these dates, as…

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Bacs 2016 Processing Calendar now available

Download the Bacs 2016 Processing Calendar by clicking here. Help plan your setup and processing of Direct Debits for 2016 by downloading the Bacs Processing Calendar from the Bacs website. At Rapidata we ensure our Direct Debit systems reflect any non-processing…

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Have you received a Bacs alert email like this?

Some of our clients have told us they have received an urgent email from Bacs with the alert ‘You are in breach of the Bacs Scheme Rules’. Don’t panic, if you are a Rapidata Direct Debit Managed Service client there…

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RBSG Direct Debit June 2015 payment delays

Rapidata this afternoon received notification from the Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBSG) via the Bacs Payment Scheme regarding unpaid Direct Debits resulting from the RBS IT failure in June 2015. In the week commencing 15 June, RBS were too…

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Direct Debit delays caused by RBS IT failure

  A few clients have spoken to us today as Direct Debit funds due to hit their account have not appeared. Upon investigation, we can confirm these are related to the the RBS technology failure which is causing delays to…

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SHA-2 Bacs Migration: The what, why & when…

You may have received an email from Bacs informing you of a ‘Notice of forthcoming Bacs communications on SHA-2 Migration‘. We have detailed below the what, why & when of the SHA-2 Bacs Migration but firstly, let us stress that…

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Direct Debit Easter 2015 Processing Dates

As we approach Easter and look forward to the extra days off and tucking into chocolate eggs, it is important to note there are changes to the processing dates during this time. We recommend you review your processing and the…

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Bacs processing over the summer holidays

Mid August and the summer holidays are in full swing with a lot of staff enjoying a well deserved two weeks break. Whilst we all look forward to this time, it can cause issues for Direct Debit processing. During this…

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Hannah-Polly Williams, Head of Donor Development, London’s Air Ambulance