Earns right to continue supplying payment solutions to federal
WASHINGTON & MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 7, 2017--
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has selected U.S. Bank to
participate in the GSA SmartPay 3® program for government
charge cards and related payment services. A new 13-year agreement
allows U.S. Bank to offer purchase, travel, fleet and integrated payment
solutions to federal agencies, continuing the bank’s long-term
partnership with the government. The GSA SmartPay 3 program takes effect
Nov. 30, 2018.
The GSA SmartPay program is the world’s largest government payment
program, used by more than 560 federal agencies to obtain charge cards
and other payment services from authorized providers. U.S. Bank
currently provides payment solutions to a wide range of GSA SmartPay
program participants including the Department of Defense, Department of
Veterans Affairs, Department of Agriculture, United States Postal
Service, Department of Transportation and the Government Accountability
U.S. Bank has been providing card payment programs to federal agencies
since 1986, making it the nation's most experienced government payment
provider. U.S. Bank payment solutions enhance oversight, promote
strategic sourcing and increase efficiency for government agencies, to
the financial benefit of the government and taxpayers.
“U.S. Bank is privileged to have supported federal government
agencies with payment solutions for more than 30 years, and we are
honored to be entrusted with the task of helping to usher in the next
phase of the GSA SmartPay program,” said Jeff Jones, president of U.S.
Bank Corporate Payment Systems. "We take seriously our responsibility to
provide the government with the highest quality products and services,
delivered with integrity, efficiency and security."
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parent company of U.S. Bank National Association, the fifth largest
commercial bank in the United States. The company operates 3,088 banking
offices and 4,826 ATMs in 25 states and provides a comprehensive line of
banking, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products to
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U.S. Bank Corporate Communications
Bill Brady, 612-303-0793