15/04/2021

Usio Picked by Emphasys Application to Present Most effective-in-Course Community Housing Authority Tenant Payment Resolution

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SAN ANTONIO, Jan 28, 2021 (World NEWSWIRE through COMTEX) —
SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 28, 2021 (World NEWSWIRE) — Usio (Nasdaq: USIO), a tech-enabled payment answers company, introduced now that Emphasys Application, a major service provider of computer software solutions to community housing authorities (PHAs), housing finance agencies, area governments and money loan companies, has partnered with Usio to create MyTenantPayments, a new portal that will service Emphasys’ in excess of 200 PHAs.

“Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have noticed an expressed desire from a lot of of the PHA’s we provide to remove, as significantly as possible, the in-particular person acceptance of paper checks and card payments. The MyTenantPayments portal enables Emphasys to present an on-line payment option to our 200+ Community Housing Authority prospects who process about $800 million in annual tenant receivables,” mentioned Larry Huckle, VP of Profits and Advertising at Emphasys Software package. He ongoing, “We have created an built-in and digital processing infrastructure inside of the Emphasys program that can deal with equally card and ACH payments, affording tenants the means to simply and conveniently remit payments. MyTenantPayments solves for these problems and entirely mitigates in-individual payments by supplying PHA’s the ability to collect tenant payments electronically via several payment strategies, which include ACH (eCheck), credit and debit card. We’re self-assured PHAs will embrace the technological know-how of MyTenantPayments as accepting payments electronically enhances hard cash flows, removes the guide processes of getting and depositing paper checks, and reduces expenses overall.”

Commenting on the partnership, Greg Carter, Senior Vice President of Payment Facilitation at Usio, said, “Using our proprietary Payfac-in-a-BoxTM technologies, Emphasys will now offer a really built-in payments functionality that will advantage PHAs, tenants, landlords, suppliers, and the network of similar entities related with supporting cost-effective housing. With the beta tests stage efficiently done, we will now commence to migrate added PHA’s onto our system, which should really guide to elevated transactions and volume more than the coming months. This is an fascinating option for Usio to even more penetrate a large and developing vertical marketplace the place we are creating a potent basis.”

About Emphasys Software

As a pioneer of organization software package for public housing authorities, Emphasys has established the normal for modern compliance-centered business enterprise methods since 1976. Emphasys’ software is used to support handle and property just about just one million family members by way of above 200 of the nation’s foremost and a lot of of the nation’s major general public housing authorities using our technologies. Emphasys offers a complete suite of company software package purposes with support and aid that automates enterprise procedures effectively and correctly.

Internet site: http://www.emphasys-program.com/. Discover us on Fb(R), LinkedIn(R), and Twitter(R).

About Usio, Inc.
Usio, Inc. (Nasdaq: USIO), a major built-in payment methods provider, provides a huge array of payment alternatives to retailers, billers, banking institutions, assistance bureaus, and card issuers. The Enterprise operates credit history, debit/prepaid, and ACH payment processing platforms to produce hassle-free, earth-course payment alternatives and solutions to their clients. The strength of the Firm lies in its capacity to present tailor-made solutions for card issuance, payment acceptance, and monthly bill payments as perfectly as its distinctive technologies in the prepaid sector. Usio is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, and has places of work in Franklin, Tennessee, just exterior of Nashville.

Sites: www.usio.com, www.singularpayments.com, www.payfacinabox.com, www.akimbocard.com, and www.ficentive.com. Locate us on Fb(R) and Twitter.

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