Patent Number: 7,711,690

Title: Dual source remittance processing

Abstract: A method and apparatus for electronically processing bill payment requests where respective sets of payment requests are received electronically from a plurality of independent sources, each set of payment requests corresponding to an associated set of payers requesting payments to a plurality of payees. The payment requests are processed at a single remittance processing system having a database including payee information for each of the plurality of payees to generate payment directions for paying the plurality of payees in accordance with the processed payment requests.

Inventors: Garrison; David Lee (Columbus, OH), Kight; Patricia A. (Alpharetta, GA), Perkins; Brad (Dublin, OH), Ward; Cheryl Lynn (Hilliard, OH), Lawson; Mary Elizabeth (Dublin, OH), Kerin; Amy Lynn (Delaware, OH)

Assignee: Checkfree Corporation

International Classification: G06F 17/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018