Payment Glossary

OFAC (Office of Foreign Asset Control)

The part of the US Treasury Department responsible for enforcing United States economic and trade sanctions.

Related Terms

  • FOIA (Freedom of Information Act)

    The Freedom of Information Act provides either full or partial disclosure of unreleased information that is controlled by the U.S. government.

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  • SHR (Shared Network Transaction)

    A one time debit entry to the account of a receiver where the entry is initiated at an electronic terminal. The entry is initiated into a shared...

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