Payment Glossary

EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer)

The electronic exchange or transfer of money from one account to another, either within a single financial institution or across multiple institutions, through computer-based systems.

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  • COR (Notification of Change)

    A COR entry is initiated by a receiving depository financial institution (RDFI) to inform an originator of incorrect information submitted in an entry. The originator must correct...

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  • Receiver

    Any company, organization or entity authorizing an originator to initiate an ACH credit or ACH debit transaction.

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