MACON, Georgia and BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Georgia Farm Bureau Insurance selected InvoiceCloudan EngageSmart(NYSE: ESMT), using InvoiceCloud’s solution for online bill payment services, to launch an enhanced online billing and payment system for Georgia Farm Bureau members. The new online payment portal was launched on April 2.
With InvoiceCloud, Georgia Farm Bureau Insurance continues to offer online payment and digital account management, but with many more options and a better user experience for its customers. The organization’s 250,000 members can now pay online via Apple Pay, Google Pay and Pay by Text in addition to credit card, check or Pay by Phone. PayPal and Venmo options will be added soon. By simply entering their Farm Bureau membership number, policy number or account number, members can also make one-time payments without having to remember a password. InvoiceCloud’s intuitive and convenient portal also allows Farm Bureau employees to spend more time working face-to-face with members on critical issues and needs.
Georgia Farm Bureau Insurance was established in 1958 by Georgia Farm Bureau, the state’s largest agriculture-based membership organization whose mission is to champion Georgia’s farm families and a strong agricultural industry. The organization has offices in all but one of Georgia’s 159 counties and has grown over the years to provide home, auto and life insurance to Georgians across the state. Members are not just farmers: they are as diverse as the state itself. You do not have to be a farmer to have Georgia Farm Bureau insurance, but you must be a Georgia Farm Bureau member to access Georgia Farm Bureau insurance products. Annual membership is only $35 per year and goes towards your county’s efforts to support farmers, environmental stewardship, and education.
“Our members rely on us as partners in everything they do, so it’s essential that every interaction we have with them, whether in person or through automated means, is as pleasant and enjoyable as possible” said Georgia Farm Bureau Insurance General. Manager George Monk. “The convenience and sophisticated payment options provided with InvoiceCloud gives our members the options, intuitive experience and peace of mind they expect as part of a larger organization designed to improve the lives of our members.”
With InvoiceCloud, Georgia Farm Bureau Insurance members can sign up for paperless billing and can now also choose to receive email, text, calendar, and phone reminders when an invoice is due. As an added benefit to its member base, Georgia Farm Bureau Insurance will continue to absorb convenience fees for online payments to ensure that digital account management and online payment options remain free for all members. members.
To take advantage of these new secure payment options and other features such as one-time payments, scheduled payments and paperless invoicing, customers can register for the InvoiceCloud customer portal. here.
About Georgia Farm Bureau Insurance:
Georgia Farm Bureau opened the doors of the Georgia Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company in 1959 to provide much-needed financial services to farmers and rural communities. It has grown tremendously over the years and now caters to all types of Georgians with a wide variety of products, with home, auto and life insurance being the most popular. With offices in 158 of Georgia’s 159 counties, Georgia Farm Bureau Insurance is truly a unique organization that represents the state of Georgia in a way that no other organization can. No one knows Georgia like we do and no one supports Georgian communities like we do. Everyone at the Georgia Farm Bureau, from your agent to the underwriting team to adjusters, lives and works in this state and is committed to seeing Georgia families prosper. Learn more about GFBAssurance.com.
About Invoice Cloud:
InvoiceCloud, an EngageSmart solution, is the leading provider of online bill payment services. Founded in 2009, the company has become a leading disruptor in the cloud-based electronic bill presentment and payment (EBPP) space, helping institutions prioritize customer experience. By switching to InvoiceCloud, customers improve customer engagement, loyalty, and efficiency while reducing churn and missed payments along the way. With over 2,100 customers across the United States and over 50 million payments processed each year, InvoiceCloud is one of the most secure, innovative and inclusive fintech solutions on the market. To learn more, visit invoicecloud.com.
About Engage Smart:
EngageSmart is a leading provider of customer engagement software and integrated payment solutions. At EngageSmart, our mission is to simplify customer and customer engagement to enable our customers to focus their resources on initiatives that improve their business and better serve their communities. Headquartered in Braintree, MA, EngageSmart offers true vertical Software-as-a-Service (“SaaS”), single-instance, multi-tenant solutions, including SimplePractice, InvoiceCloud, HealthPay24, and DonorDrive, designed to simplify employee engagement. our customers with their customers by driving digital adoption and self-service. EngageSmart serves more than 79,000 customers in the SMB Solutions segment and more than 3,100 customers in the Enterprise Solutions segment across five primary verticals: Health & Wellness, Government, Utilities, Financial Services and Donations. For more information, visit engagesmart.com and follow us on LinkedIn.
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