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How businesses are streamlining the collection process with SDO and DebiCheck's real-time mandate approvalStrike Date Optimisation (SDO) and DebiCheck are two vital tools for improving the efficiency of a business's financial management strategy. Both services provide companies with real-time, unique benefits, including automation, flexibility, and reduced fraud, not to mention, both are fully integrated into all major South African banks. Each benefit plays a role in streamlining the payment collection process between companies and their customers, clients, or members, equipping your business with a comprehensive payment solution. 28 Mar 2022 Read more

eRICA and its role in customer onboardingThe Regulation of Interception of Communications and Provision of Communication Related Information Act, often shortened to the Related Information Act or RICA, is the legislation that governs the interception of communications within South Africa. Coming into effect in 2005, the RICA processes were initially completed manually, though, over the years of technological progression, RICA has taken a paperless and contactless approach, becoming what is currently known as eRICA. Alongside eKYC and eFICA processes, businesses can now use eRICA to quickly and securely onboard new customers remotely, with a vastly reduced risk of fraud. 2 Mar 2022 Read more

KYC in the digital worldKnow your customer, or KYC, is an essential business tool for identifying fraudulent activity before it becomes a threat to a company's finances and reputation. Unfortunately, the traditional KYC verification methods no longer have a place in a progressively digital business environment. Thankfully, in the current day and age eKYC services are readily available - a cutting-edge approach ensuring that fraudulent activity is evaded with real-time automated solutions. eKYC services are accompanied by two others: eRICA and eFICA, all of which equip a company to efficiently manage identity theft and account fraud and high-risk customers. 14 Jan 2022 Read more

The urgency of PEP screening for AML compliance in businessThe emergence of the digital era has increased the efficiency of criminal activities, making it essential for businesses to revamp their fraud and money laundering defence strategies - and Politically Exposed Person Screening, often referred to as PEP Screening, is just one of many steps in the approach to safeguarding your business. This process is an essential combative measure used when onboarding and establishing business relationships with PEPs in order to maintain Anti-Money Laundering compliance, also known as AML compliance, and effectively protect business from financial crime. 23 Nov 2021 Read more

The future of FICA: How electronic FICA (eFICA) is impacting businessesFICA compliance assists businesses with mitigating financial and reputational risk in an age where money laundering and consumer fraud is an ever-rising concern. The FICA process ensures that credit is being extended to legitimate customers who are who they say they are. Verification of various data points allows businesses the opportunity to know their customers, and have data at hand with which to make informed, risk-based, onboarding decisions. 7 Oct 2021 Read more


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