FedNow Explorer Guided Journey
Take a guided journey of FedNow. Answer a few simple questions about your organization and the Fed will take your through a guided learning journey to get you up to speed on everything you need to know about instant payments and how to prepare for the launch of their FedNow Service.
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FedNow Explorer Self Exploration
Design your own learning path! Explore the FedNow Service on your own by finding the information you’re looking for throughout an instant payment-themed city. Resources include uses cases, features and functionality of the FedNow Service, technology considerations, operating documents, preparation steps and more.
FedNow Service Readiness Guide
This comprehensive guide includes insights on how the FedNow Service will work, questions to consider and ideas for gaining value from the service for you and your accountholders.
Are You Ready?
FedNow Preplanning Roadmap
This resource lays out the key steps to take on your path to a 24x7x365 payments world powered by the FedNow Service.
Plan Your Route
FedNow Product and Capability Planning
Discover the various ideas and opportunities available through the FedNow Service to support product and capability planning. (Excerpt from the FedNow Service Readiness Guide)
FedNow Technology Planning
Explore important technology questions and considerations to help develop a successful instant payments roadmap powered by FedNow. (Excerpt from the FedNow Service Readiness Guide)
FedNow Treasury Operations Planning
Learn more about the potential adjustments you’ll need to make to your treasury operations to support instant payments. (Excerpt from the FedNow Service Readiness Guide)
Explore Treasury Options
Introduction to the RTP System
RTP Operating Rules: Effective 3/19/23
RTP Self-Audit Workbook and Self-Audit Form
All RTP Participants must complete an annual audit to verify compliance with the RTP Participation and Operating Rules, as required by RTP Operating Rule IX.A.2. Once the self-audit is complete, Participants must return the RTP Self-Audit Form to The Clearing House.
RTP Frequently Asked Questions
Request for Payment Permissible Use Rules Interpretation
The Clearing House published a new RTP Rules interpretation on the Permissible Uses for Requests for Payment effective July 24, 2023.
PYMNTS Faster Payments Tracker
Track Faster Payments