Zero Balance Accounts
Maintain general operating accounts and separate payroll, petty cash or other accounts.
Concentrates all funds into one central operating account.
A Zero Balance Account provides an automatic means of combining funds for disbursement or deposits in order to maximize the use of cash. If your business maintains several accounts, a Zero Balance Account allows you to have a single source for disbursements. This process can eliminate accidental overdrafts, inaccurate bookkeeping and the confusion of juggling several sources of outgoing cash.
Benefits of Zero Balance Accounts
With Zero Balance Accounts from Dime Community Bank, you’ll be able to:
- Eliminates time spent manually funding subsidiary accounts
- Concentrates all funds into one central operating account
- Saves clerical time and costs
- No need to track balance levels and funding requirements
- Maximizes funds available for investment and minimizes risk of overdraft fees
- And more
Smart solutions¹ for your business.
ACH Origination Services
Move Money Conveniently, Securely and Efficiently
You need the right tools to run your business and manage your cash flow as securely and efficiently as possible. Dime Community Bank works with you to provide Automated Clearing House (ACH) services. Allowing you to process your credit and debit transactions without the cost and time related to paper checks. Do you issue or receive a high volume of checks, make payments, or process payroll? If so, Dime has the right ACH solution for your business.
Dime Community Bank is a business partner committed to your success. Our relationship managers will help customize our ACH services to meet your company’s needs.Learn more
Improve Operational Efficiency and Profitability
Does your business process a large number of receivables and payments by mail? Dime Community Bank has the right cash management solution for you. With our Lockbox Services, we’ll eliminate in-house processing costs, improve funds availability, and simplify your record keeping and reporting. Your customers simply send their payments to an address featuring your company name and lockbox number. We’ll deposit the check and provide correspondence, remittance documents and deposit summaries to your business each day.
Our relationship managers will work with you to structure the right lockbox solution to meet your needs.Learn more
Protect Your Business from Check Fraud
Managing payment processing and check reconciliation can be daunting for any business, especially at high volumes. Dime’s Check Positive Pay solution helps protect your business by mitigating check fraud. It also provides greater operational efficiency through automated check reconciliation. We’ll match each check processed and presented for payment against a list of checks issued by your business each day. If exceptions are found, we’ll report them to your business for review. You can make the final “go/no go” decision.
The relationship managers at Dime Community Bank will help set up Positive Pay to protect your business for the future.Learn more
Remote Deposit Capture
Save Time and Money When Depositing Checks
As a business owner, you don’t have time to run to the bank every day to deposit checks. Dime Community Bank’s Remote Deposit Capture saves you time. It allows you to scan and deposit checks whenever you want, right from the convenience of your own office. We’ll set you up with a Remote Deposit Capture (RDC) portable check scanner and software. Allowing you to scan your checks, review the images, and transmit them through a secure website to us for processing.
Dime Community Banks relationship managers will walk you through the process so you can get back to running your business.Learn more
Provide Your Customers with Convenience and Flexibility
As your business needs evolve, you need banking and payment solutions that will evolve with you. Merchant Services from Dime, provides point-of-sale payment services for your customers with debit and credit cards without stagnating your business’s profitability. Our Merchant Services program is a more affordable and effective solution to large merchant services providers. With Dime, you’ll receive 24/7 local support – not some 800 number and a long wait time.
Dime Community Bank is committed to helping your business succeed. Our relationship managers will help you build the right Merchant Services solution for your business.Learn more
Online Banking & Bill Pay
Manage Your Finances Your Way
When you’re running a business, you barely have time to sleep, let alone stop by the bank. Dime’s Online Banking and Bill Pay takes the hassle out of business banking by enabling you to maximize your time while managing your bank accounts and bill payments when it’s most convenient for you. With Dime’s Commercial Center Online Banking, you can easily access balances and transaction histories. It also allows you to transfer funds securely between Dime accounts, pay bills and approve ACH and wire transactions.
Dime Community Bank relationship managers are here to help. They’ll get you set up with the right online banking and bill pay solution for your business.Learn more
Business Mobile Banking
Manage Your Accounts On the Go
Dime’s Business Mobile Banking² app enables you to manage and monitor your accounts securely, check your balances and transaction histories, transfer funds securely between Dime accounts, pay bills, and approve ACH and wire transactions—all from your smartphone. You can even deposit checks anywhere, anytime with Mobile Check Deposit.
Dime is a leading business bank in New York. As such, we can help you run a more efficient business by putting your accounts in the palm of your hand.Learn more
Zero Balance Accounts
Concentrates All Funds Into One Central Operating Account
Zero Balance Account’s (ZBA) help companies that maintain general operating accounts, separate payroll accounts, petty cash, and other purposes. All of the company’s funds are concentrated into one operating account. Disbursements are made from subsidiary accounts, which always maintain a zero balance. This system allows for increased account control and reduces administrative expenses.Learn more
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¹ All products subject to Dime approval.
² Must have Dime Online Banking to use Dime Mobile Banking. Dime Mobile Banking App is available for select mobile devices. Mobile Banking is a free service from Dime. However, your mobile carrier may charge for data and text message usage. Transfer of funds and bill payments from savings and money market accounts are limited to six per monthly statement cycle.