April 21, 2021 – Toronto; New Jersey City: PayMyTuition, a leading provider of technology-driven global payment processing solutions for tuition payments, announced today the launch of their innovative financial position detection technology for student tuition payments for educational institutions. This technology, adding to their Payment Wheel innovative suite of offerings, will enable educational institutions the ability to validate student banking information and account balance status in real-time removing the friction that currently exists in the traditional ways of processing student payments today.
Incorporating financial position detection technology for student tuition payments is yet another game changer that PayMyTuition is bringing to the higher education space. Financial position detection technology, incorporating elements of open banking, allowing institutions to create a highly efficient payments process with instant account authentication for a more seamless and secure payment experience. It will protect schools and students against overdraft and NSF fees with real-time funds verification and balance checks before any transfer can be initiated. Institutions can now verify students’ identities, instantly matching payments to student accounts, removing all manual intervention that school finance department staff would traditionally have to do.
This solution utilizes a financial data API so that both student data and funds availability will be instantly authenticated for schools ensuring faster and easier tuition and fee payment transactions. Combined with biometric verification technologies, institutions will be enabled with enhanced payment processing security, identity authorization, and fraud protection, giving both the school and the student payment safety and peace of mind.
PayMyTuition is focused on putting technology first and continues to bring innovative solutions to the marketplace to support partner institutions within an ever-changing student payments landscape. PayMyTuition’s financial position detection technology be seamlessly integrated, by way of their real-time API, into most student information systems including: Banner, Colleague, PeopleSoft, Workday and Jenzabar.
PayMyTuition is part of the MTFX Group of Companies, a foreign exchange, and global payments solution provider with a track record of 25 years, facilitating payments for over 8,000 corporate and institutional clients across North America. MTFX has built its reputation on amazing people and great technology. Using a blend of “high-tech” and “high-touch” solutions, MTFX has grown to become a leader in online foreign exchange and global payment services across North America. In addition to offering incredibly competitive currency exchange rates, MTFX’s “high-touch” 24/7 multilingual customer support ensures that every transaction not only meets but exceeds the level of service our customers expect from us. MTFX is headquartered in Toronto, Canada with its US headquarters in Jersey City, NJ.