EPF.12d differentiate among types of electronic money transactions EPF.12g compare costs and benefits of online and traditional banking
There are several types ofelectronic money transactions
direct deposit remote deposits check cards and debit cards automated teller machine (ATM) banking online banking and bill paying online investments wiring of funds. The Automated Clearing House (ACH) is the system used to process electronic monetary transactions. The Check Clearing for the 21st Century Act, or Check 21, makes check processing easier and less expensive for financial institutions by creating substitute checks that can be exchanged electronically.
There are costs and benefitsto both online and traditionalbanking.
Benefits of traditional banking may include comfort of the familiar confidence about privacy and security availability of expert advice and customer service.Costs of traditional banking may include limited access more paper to file possible account fees.
Benefits of online banking may include convenience 24-7 availability ease of updating transaction records.Costs may include time to learn system concern about privacy and security reduced relationship with bank possible account fees.