Nevada, Iowa, Partners with Iowa Interactive to Provide Payment Processing Services
Date: Monday, May 16, 2016 NEVADA, Iowa--Residents of Nevada, Iowa, can now make utility payments by credit card, debit card, or eCheck online and over-the-counter through a new payment processing service called PayPort. The PayPort payment processing system is available online at www.cityofnevadaiowa.org.
“PayPort is a huge improvement over our old system,” said Kerin Wright, Nevada City Clerk. “Accounts are now authorized immediately, and we spend less time tracking insufficient payments.”
The city of Nevada partnered with Iowa Interactive, LLC of Des Moines, to offer the new service at no cost to taxpayers. Citizens who transact with the city using the system pay a small convenience fee to use the service. The Web-based system enables citizens to make payments to City Hall and includes an administrative module to manage the system and generate real-time reports.
About Iowa Interactive Iowa Interactive, LLC is responsible for the oversight of the development of the official website for the state of Iowa, Iowa.gov. The portal operates through a public-private partnership between the Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) and Iowa Interactive, LLC, to help Iowa government entities Web-enable their information services. Iowa Interactive builds, operates, maintains and markets Iowa.gov and is part of NIC’s (NASDAQ: EGOV) family of companies. Additional information is available at www.iowai.org. About NIC Founded in 1992, NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV) is the nation's leading provider of innovative digital government solutions and secure payment processing, which help make government more accessible to everyone through technology. The family of NIC companies provides digital government solutions for more than 4,500 federal, state, and local agencies in the United States. Forbes has named NIC as one of the “100 Best Small Companies in America” six times and the company has been included four times on the Barron’s 400 Index. Additional information is available at http://www.egov.com.