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Latest Podcast Episode Dives Into Electronic Payments

BY: Christine L. Avery | 06/29/20

The American Payroll Association’s (APA) next “PayTalk” podcast episode coming out on July 3 will share some unique insights into the development, distribution, and impact of the CARES Act, as well as future Economic Impact Payments.

For our third episode, The Era of Payments as Policy: Part One, our host Nina Talley is joined by the following guests:

  • William Sullivan, Nacha’s Senior Director & Group Manager of Government & Industry Relations
  • William Dunn, CPP, the APA’s Director of Government Relations

Join us for Part One of this two-part series that takes a peek behind the curtain at the work that made these payments possible as well as explores the intricate intersection where Automated Clearing House (ACH) payments and government regulations meet.

This Part One episode will cover:

  • Nacha and the CARES Act
  • Economic Impact Payment concerns
  • Overall impact on pre-paid cards

Our monthly podcast offers payroll professionals a new, free platform to tune in and take advantage of the strategic payroll information shared through in-depth conversations and interviews.

Be sure to subscribe to “PayTalk” on your favorite podcast app (Apple, Stitcher, GooglePlay, Spotify, Podbean, etc.) so you don’t miss a single episode.

You can also listen to “PayTalk” on the APA’s website (go to, “News & Resources,” “PayTalk”).

Christine L. Avery is the Director of Membership Publications for the American Payroll Association (APA).