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Point & Pay and BS&A Software Improve Electronic Tax Payments for MI's Local Government Agencies
Oct 27, 2010 (05:10 PM EDT)


TROY, Mich., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Point & Pay (http://www.pointandpay.com), a wholly owned subsidiary of North American Bancard, today announced a new business partnership with BS&A Software along with the acquisition of the City of Dearborn, MI as a client.  These relationships are the latest positive developments at Point & Pay, a leading provider of electronic payment solutions for government agencies and utilities.

Point & Pay's new partnership enables full integration of the company's electronic payment solutions with the tax and fee assessing and accounting systems created by BS&A Software, a provider of powerful software systems for local government in Michigan.  Together, the systems enable Michigan citizens to pay local government taxes and fees online, over the phone, or in a government office by using an American Express®, Discover®, MasterCard® or VISA® credit or debit card.  

The City of Dearborn, Mich., a new Point & Pay client, is among the first to benefit from the company's integration with BS&A's software.  "The City of Dearborn's new systems give their citizens a fast, convenient and secure payment option, and improve the accounting and reporting process for their Treasury Division employees.  We are delighted to welcome Dearborn as a client, and we look forward to bringing our BS&A-integrated systems to more of Michigan's local government offices," said Kevin Connell, President of Point & Pay.  

"In Point & Pay, we have found a responsive partner that shares our commitment to providing the highest quality products and exceptional client service.  The flexible systems we can provide for Michigan's local government offices such as the City of Dearborn are streamlining the tax collections and accounting process," said Tom Szur, President of BS&A Software.

The City of Dearborn's Treasury Online Services, featuring systems by BS&A Software and payment solutions by Point & Pay, are available at https://is.bsasoftware.com/bsa.is/default.aspx.  For more information on Point & Pay, visit http://www.pointandpay.com.

About Point & Pay

Point & Pay enables government agencies and utilities to accept electronic payments from consumers and businesses for taxes, registrations, licenses, utility bills, and other services and fees using credit and debit cards or electronic checks - anytime, anywhere. Point and Pay is a wholly-owned subsidiary of North American Bancard, one of the electronic payment processing industry's leading solutions providers.  For more information, go to www.pointandpay.com.

About North American Bancard

Headquartered in Troy, Michigan, North American Bancard is a multi-faceted payment solutions provider dedicated to providing the latest technology as well as committing to the highest service levels.  As a registered MSP/ISO since 1992, North American Bancard provides its clients with a full suite of products and services including Credit, Debit, EBT, Check Conversion and Guarantee, ATM, Gift and Loyalty Cards and Online Payment Gateway solutions.  NAB processes over $10 billion in electronic transactions annually for over 100,000 merchants nationwide.  For more information, visit www.nabancard.com.

SOURCE Point & Pay