PayGOV Awarded La Crosse County Contract after RFP

After a rigorous RFP process the County of La Crosse, Wisconsin has selected PayGOV.US as their electronic payments vendor. PayGOV competed against dozens of qualified vendors for the contract.

PayGOV has served La Crosse County for several years. This contract provides the opportunity to expand service offerings and enhance customer service.

For more information contact Michael Hiatt at mhiatt@paygov.us or 1-866-480-8552

PayGOV Awarded Butte County California Contract after RFP

After a thorough RFP process the County of Butte, California has selected PayGOV.US as their electronic payments vendor. PayGOV competed against dozens of qualified vendors to provide electronic payment services for the county.

This is the second contract PayGOV has been awarded with Butte County. PayGOV has served Butte County for several years and looks forward to the opportunity to serve for many more.

For more information contact Michael Hiatt at mhiatt@paygov.us or 1-866-480-8552

Pay online – Superior Montana becomes latest Town to choose PayGOV

Pay online – Superior Montana becomes latest Town to choose PayGOV

By Katie Pawluk

TOWN OF SUPERIOR, MT.–(BUSINESS WIRE)—January 23rd, 2013

Joining several Montana municipalities already using PayGOV the Town of Superior has finalized plans to accept payments online. This move expands resident options for paying utilities.

The search for a vendor took longer than expected. Few were willing to accommodate the needs of the Town or were simply too expensive. Clerk/Treasurer Brenda Schneider found the right vendor after reaching out to surrounding Montana towns. The response was overwhelmingly in favor of one vendor, PayGOV.US. Mrs. Schneider explained, “PayGOV has positioned us to move forward technologically without absorbing the costs.”

If you live in Superior, Montana and wish to pay your Utilities online please go to http://townofsuperiormontana.org/ .

PayGOV.US, a leading provider of electronic payment options based in Indianapolis, Indiana and 2009 Indiana Companies to Watch Award Winner, has similar agreements with government entities and utilities in over 35 states.
For more information contact Michael Hiatt at mhiatt@paygov.us or 1-866-480-8552.
PayGOV.US assesses a nominal convenience fee processing these transactions. American Express®, MasterCard ®, Discover ® and VISA ® along with debit cards carrying a MasterCard ® or Visa ® are accepted by the program. Citizens using credit cards with bonus rewards programs can, depending on their card’s program, earn rewards, points, and cash-back on airline frequent flyer miles.

Town of Patriot, Indiana makes paying Utilities easy

Town of Patriot, Indiana makes paying Utilities easy

By Katie Pawluck

TOWN OF PATRIOT, IN.–(BUSINESS WIRE)—February 6th,. 2013

The Town of Patriot moved forward with a plan to accept credit/debit cards for utility payments. The move expands current options by allowing online, in person, and over the phone credit card payments.

In order to offer this service the Town has contracted with an Minority Owned Indiana based company known as a premier provider of electronic payments. PayGOV.US is a leader in merchant processing in the government sector. Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Stoops credits their success with their “ability to adapt quickly” to the changing environment.
“We found PayGOV.US after searching for just the right company,” explained Clerk/Treasurer Linda Fisk, “ they came highly recommended by other cities and towns throughout Indiana.”

PayGOV.US, a leading provider of electronic payment options based in Indianapolis, Indiana and 2009 Indiana Companies to Watch Award Winner, has similar agreements with government entities and utilities in over 35 states.

For more information contact Michael Hiatt at mhiatt@paygov.us or 1-866-480-8552.

PayGOV.US assesses a nominal convenience fee processing these transactions. American Express®, MasterCard ®, Discover ® and VISA ® along with debit cards carrying a MasterCard ® or Visa ® are accepted by the program. Citizens using credit cards with bonus rewards programs can, depending on their card’s program, earn rewards, points, and cash-back on airline frequent flyer miles.

Douglas Wyoming moves forward with electronic payments

Douglas moves forward with electronic payments

DOUGLAS, WY.–(BUSINESS WIRE)—OCTOBER 1st, 2012

The City of Douglas moved forward with a plan to accept credit/debit cards for Utility payments. The move expands the payment options for customers allowing online and over the phone payments.

PayGOV.US is the premier provider of electronic payment services to American Cities and Towns. Their focus on innovation and customization has placed them at the front of their industry. Jonathan Stoops (COO) credits their success with their ability to adapt quickly. “One size does not always fit all,” asserted Mr. Stoops, “We have developed our platform to adapt to the requirements of any client.”

PayGOV.US, a leading provider of electronic payment options based in Indianapolis, Indiana and 2009 Indiana Companies to Watch Award Winner, has similar agreements with government entities and utilities in over 30 states.

For more information contact Michael Hiatt at mhiatt@paygov.us or 1-866-480-8552.
PayGOV.US assesses a nominal convenience fee processing these transactions. American Express®, MasterCard ®, Discover ® and VISA ® along with debit cards carrying a MasterCard ® or Visa ® are accepted by the program. Citizens using credit cards with bonus rewards programs can, depending on their card’s program, earn rewards, points, and cash-back on airline frequent flyer miles.

Winslow residents adopt online payments

Winslow residents adopt online payments

by adminpaygov

WINSLOW, Indiana.–(BUSINESS WIRE)— August17th, 2012

The Town of Winslow has moved forward on offering new payment options. Customers can pay their utility bill by credit or debit card online, over the phone,
or at the Town Hall. To pay online simply go to www.paygov.us or call (866-480-8552).

Winslow officials had considered online payments before but the costs to the Town were too high. The Town understood residents are dealing with hardship
and financial struggles and could not justify absorbing the costs of payment processing. Determined to find a solution capable of addressing the Towns
concerns while allowing convenient payment options the Town contacted PayGOV. PayGOV, the preferred vendor for Indiana municipalities, was recommended as
the way to go.

Clerk/Treasurer Beth Bennett led the effort to expand service. “People ask if they can pay with their card every week,” explained Mrs. Bennett. “Now we can
finally tell them YES!”

For more information contact Jonathan Stoops at jstoops@paygov.us or 1-866-480-8552.

PayGOV.US assesses a nominal convenience fee processing these transactions. American Express®, MasterCard ®, Discover ® and VISA ® along with debit cards
carrying a MasterCard ® or Visa ® are accepted by the program. Citizens using credit cards with bonus rewards programs can, depending
on their card’s program, earn rewards, points, and cash-back on airline frequent flyer miles.

Sturgeon Bay Utility Wisconsin to expand accepted payments

Sturgeon Bay Utility to expand accepted payments

Business editors

STURGEON BAY, WI.–(BUSINESS WIRE)—July 25th, 2012

PayGOV.US (www.paygov.us) reports that the Sturgeon Bay Utility in Sturgeon Bay Wisconsin has agreed to expand accepted payment methods. Sturgeon Bay Utility customers are now able to pay electronic check in addition to credit or debit cards. While electronic checks will only be accepted online, credit/debit cards can be accepted online, over the phone, or in person.

Particular acknowledgement must be rendered to progressive leader Darlene Mengert, who, after an exhaustive search of potential vendors was able to discover a company with a reputation for service. “We are pleased to continue to offer our electronic payment service to Sturgeon Bay at a reduced rate and to add electronic check acceptance. In this economy it is vital that every avenue is explored to increase revenue collection.” Remarked Jonathan Stoops, Chief Operations Officer for PayGOV.US. “Sturgeon Bay is a Utility on the forefront of innovation.”

PayGOV.US, a leading provider of electronic payment options based in Indianapolis, Indiana and 2009 Indiana Companies to Watch Award Winner, has similar agreements with government entities and utilities in over 30 states.

For more information contact Jonathan Stoops at jstoops@paygov.us or 1-866-480-8552.
PayGOV.US assesses a nominal convenience fee processing these transactions. American Express®, MasterCard ®, Discover ® and VISA ® along with debit cards carrying a MasterCard ® or Visa ® are accepted by the program. Citizens using credit cards with bonus rewards programs can, depending on their card’s program, earn rewards, points, and cash-back on airline frequent flyer miles.

Town of Atlanta Indiana offers Online Payment!

Town of Atlanta offers Online Payment!

ATLANTA, Indiana.–(BUSINESS WIRE)— June 25th, 2012

The Town of Atlanta has moved forward on a plan to significantly expand customer payment options. Residents now can enjoy the convenience of paying their bills online. To pay your Atlanta, Indiana payment online simply go to (http://www.atlantaindiana.com). Credit and Debit card payments can also be made by phone (866-480-8552) or in person at the Utility Office.

Understanding the financial struggles many residents face the Town has been reviewing measures to reduce expenditures while improving customer service. One improvement that made sense was to start accepting Credit and Debit Cards. Unfortunately, there are expensive fees involved with accepting electronic payments. Unable to absorb the cost, but determined to find a solution, the Town reached out to other Cities and Towns for ideas. Overwhelmingly, PayGOV was recommended as the way to go. PayGOV (www.paygov.us) is the chosen vendor for Indiana Cities and Towns.

Clerk-Treasurer Robyn Cook is to be commended for the expansion of service. “The addition of credit cards has been a long time coming, and I’m extremely happy to offer convenient payment options without placing that cost on the Town,” explained Cook. “Residents have continually requested this and we are excited to begin!”

For more information contact Jonathan Stoops at jstoops@paygov.us or 1-866-480-8552.
PayGOV.US assesses a nominal convenience fee processing these transactions. American Express®, MasterCard ®, Discover ® and VISA ® along with debit cards carrying a MasterCard ® or Visa ® are accepted by the program. Citizens using credit cards with bonus rewards programs can, depending on their card’s program, earn rewards, points, and cash-back on airline frequent flyer miles.

City of Delphos Ohio Office Goes Plastic

City of Delphos Office Goes Plastic

Business editors

DELPHOS, IN.–(BUSINESS WIRE)—July 13, 2012

The City of Delphos has added credit and debit cards to the list of acceptable payment methods. An agreement with PayGOV.US will allow customers to pay at City Hall, over the Internet (http://cityofdelphos.com ) or via 24/7 LIVE operators at (866-480-8552).

Safety Director Greg Berquest researched a dozen vendors before deciding upon a midwestern company. “PayGOV is known throughout the midwest as a great fit for government”, explained Mr. Berquest, “After a thorough search I am comfortable with our selection. We expect to work with them for years to come.” Special thanks to Julie Fish and Sherryl George who worked closely during the selection process and were able to negotiate a waiver of all costs to the City. This keeps the burden off taxpayers who do not use plastic. PayGOV.US is the preferred vendor for Ohio municipal government.

PayGOV.US, a leading provider of electronic payment options based in Indianapolis, Indiana and 2009 Indiana Companies to Watch Award Winner, has similar agreements with government entities and utilities in over 26 states.

For more information contact Jonathan Stoops at jstoops@paygov.us or 1-866-480-8552.
PayGOV.US assesses a nominal convenience fee processing these transactions. American Express®, MasterCard ®, Discover ® and VISA ® along with debit cards carrying a MasterCard ® or Visa ® are accepted by the program. Citizens using credit cards with bonus rewards programs can, depending on their card’s program, earn rewards, points, and cash-back on airline frequent flyer miles.

Jefferson County Treasurer’s Office Goes Plastic

Jefferson County Treasurer’s Office Goes Plastic

Business editors

MADISON, IN.–(BUSINESS WIRE)—March 13, 2012
The Jefferson County Treasurers’ office has added credit and debit cards to the list of acceptable payment methods. An agreement with PayGOV.US will allow customers to pay at the Treasurer’s office, over the Internet (http://jeffersoncounty.in.gov ) or via 24/7 LIVE operators at (866-480-8552).

County Treasurer Linda Greene researched several dozen vendors before deciding upon Indiana based PayGOV.US. “PayGOV is known throughout Indiana Counties as a great fit for government”, explained Greene, “After an extensive search I have yet to find another company who will provide the same level of customized service while indemnifying the County. We expect to work with them for years to come.” PayGOV.US is the preferred vendor for Indiana municipal government.

PayGOV.US, a leading provider of electronic payment options based in Indianapolis, Indiana and 2009 Indiana Companies to Watch Award Winner, has similar agreements with government entities and utilities in over 25 states.

For more information contact Jonathan Stoops at jstoops@paygov.us or 1-866-480-8552.
PayGOV.US assesses a nominal convenience fee processing these transactions. American Express®, MasterCard ®, Discover ® and VISA ® along with debit cards carrying a MasterCard ® or Visa ® are accepted by the program. Citizens using credit cards with bonus rewards programs can, depending on their card’s program, earn rewards, points, and cash-back on airline frequent flyer miles.