About WesPay


(Western Payments Alliance)

WesPay is a payments association dedicated to building and sharing knowledge to guide members through their payments journey, from concept to operation. We work with financial institutions, third-party payment providers and organizations supplying payment services related to operations and compliance, risk management and fraud, and payments strategy and planning.

WesPay is a center of excellence for operational sound practices and payment systems' requirements. Through awareness, advocacy and knowledge sharing, we empower members to more effectively govern their operating environment and reduce risk exposure across payments channels. WesPay's team of payments experts provides members with a broad industry perspective to develop and implement their payments strategies. WesPay's Payments Hotline and virtual online community provide member support with operational, compliance and risk management questions, and share of industry sound practices.

WesPay, as a Direct Member of Nacha, is a specially recognized and licensed provider of ACH education, publications and support. Representing the interests of member institutions, WesPay is directly engaged in the Nacha rule making process, the Accredited ACH Professional (AAP) Program and the Accredited Payments Risk Professional (APRP). Partnered with ECCHO, WesPay is a designated Educational Partner for the National Check Professional (NCP) accreditation program. WesPay partners with payments systems innovators and current member organizations to deliver timely, accurate and relevant information and services to their constituents.


Building and sharing knowledge to guide members through their payments journey...from concept to operation.


Shape the future of payments.

The Center for Payments is a joint program sponsored by eleven payments associations for the purpose of helping members and staff better prepare for the continued evolution in U.S. payment systems.