ACH Direct To Exhibit At Electronic Transactions Association Annual Meeting

ALLEN, TEXAS, April 7, 2006 – ACH Direct, Inc., a leading technology provider of Automated Clearing House (ACH), credit card and debit card transaction processing and risk management services, today announced that it will be exhibiting at the 2006 Electronic Transactions Association Annual Meeting and Expo to be held April 18-20, 2006 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas.

ACH Direct will have representatives on hand in Booth 127. Participants of the conference will have an opportunity to learn more about the complete spectrum of payment processing services and pioneering risk management tools offered by ACH Direct. Because ACH Direct offers a wide array of services for merchants and other organizations, multiple processor relationships are unnecessary.

Some of the advantages offered by ACH Direct include:

  • ACH processing
  • Credit and debit card processing
  • Real-time and batch processing
  • Fraud reduction products, including check verification and identity verification
  • Convenience fee processing
  • Detailed, real-time reporting
  • State-of-the art check re-presentment
  • Free training, customer service and technical support
  • Developer tools
  • Commitment to exceeding industry security standards, including Cardholder Information Security Program (CISP) and Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security compliance

“The technology offered by ACH Direct is designed and developed internally which enables us to maintain the highest standards of quality and anticipate the future needs of our customers with innovative products and services. This also means that we’re able to offer exceptional value through customized solutions that help our customers reduce their operating costs, increase cash flow and maximize their resources,” said ACH Direct President and CEO Jeff Thorness.

About ACH Direct

ACH Direct is one of the fastest-growing privately held electronic funds transfer processors in the United States, with $6 billion in transactions processed in 2006. ACH Direct's customers benefit from a comprehensive suite of payments products and services, including ACH origination, check verification, identity verification, credit card and debit card processing. Dedicated to providing superior customer service and industry-leading technology, ACH Direct provides tools to help organizations of all sizes reduce transaction costs, mitigate risk and increase efficiencies. Visit

Jay Alsup
ACH Direct, Inc.
500 W. Bethany #200
Allen, Texas 75013
469-675-9920 x 734