Help your payment processes make the grade

Take advantage of preferred, pre-negotiated incentives created for college and university procurement departments.1

Learn how you can save time, gain greater visibility and earn incentives.2

Efficiency 101-<br/> How BIP Works
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Efficiency 101-
How BIP Works

Learn how American Express Buyer Initiated Payments can help improve your cash management.

Solutions for higher education

Earn financial incentives and gain special payment flexibility from the very first dollar you spend – no implementation fees or minimums.3

Buyer Initiated Payments (BIP)

A push payment solution that can help reduce uncertainties about payment timing and improve payment efficiencies.

  • Increase payment efficiencies
  • Support supplier enablement
  • Increase control


Reduce the risk of misuse and billing errors by replacing paper checks with a single-use virtual account number.

Corporate Purchasing Card

Helps simplify the day-to-day processes for everyday business purchases.

Features & Benefits
Take your back office to the front of the class.

Automation and Efficiency

Payment solutions from American Express can help drive efficiency by reducing paper checks and transitioning to electronic payments.

Seamless Integration

American Express' payment solutions can be integrated into your current accounts payable solutions and payment process.

Closed Loop Network

American Express' closed loop network in the B2B space can help provide value through our direct relationships between buyers and suppliers.

Supplier Enablement

A dedicated, proactive American Express Supplier Enablement Team can help facilitate the supplier on-boarding process.

Why Universities are Making the Switch to Cloud-Based Payments

Why Universities are Making the Switch to Cloud-Based Payments

Learn about current payment trends in the Education Industry and what your institution can be doing to remain up-to-date


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