Avidia Bank partners with linked2pay to deliver Avidia Pay

The Bank Centric Payments™ platform improves process control and solution technology for a bank, their partners and merchants. #AvidiaPay

Oxnard, CA – September 22, 2015 - Avidia Bank, a $1.2 billion bank, headquartered in Hudson, Mass has deployed Avidia Pay. The bank, which is serving as an integrated ODFI, is known for providing technology to improve services for their customers.

Avidia Pay is a Bank Centric Payments™ platform powered by linked2pay, an award winning provider of ACH and credit card payment solutions. This platform provides the tools and access layers to enable Avidia Bank to provision feature-packed payment (card and ACH) solutions out to other banks, associations, ISOs & merchants (SMB and enterprise) in a harmonized fashion.

“With Avidia Pay, we offer innovative solutions that are ideal for organizations looking to instantly improve their payment acceptance,” said Mark R. O’Connell, President and CEO, Avidia Bank. “And at the same time we empower our ISO partner network by giving them better merchant solutions from end-to-end.”

Administration tools include registration approval, risk management, limit controls, termination which the bank and approved partners can manage via an intuitive interface. Also included is a full library of APIs which gives the bank, and all associated partners, a more open and versatile building block approach when providing payment process automation.

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Avidia Bank provides state-of-the-art electronic banking capabilities to businesses, families and individuals through online access and full-service branches.

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About linked2pay

linked2pay® provides services to deliver ACH, credit card and check payments automation. The company provides payment processing solutions for clients, banks, and channel partners. The linked2pay platform is PCI compliant and the Company has completed audits based on the internationally recognized standard developed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). The Company launched the first On-Demand check processing platform in 2002 and is a Gold Medal Winner for Best Innovation Via ACH at The Innovation Project Awards, PYMNTS.com. Visit linked2pay.com

For more information contact:

Avidia Bank: Cliff Thompson, (978) 875-0278 or email

linked2pay: Richard McShirley, (805) 886-0687 or email

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