The Voice of Innovative Payments in Washington.

Join the IPA's proactive interaction with legislators, law enforcement, regulators, and media to communicate the positive impact of innovative payments for consumers, governments, businesses, and our economy. As the only association dedicated solely to the prepaid sector in Washington, the IPA is the catalyst that enables the innovative payments community to work together with Washington to overcome challenges and find solutions.

Member Benefits

IPA members enjoy a host of powerful experiences and benefits through their membership, including:


  • In-person interaction with key legislators, regulators and law enforcement
  • Representation on high-level boards and advisory groups
  • Media outreach and education
  • On the Hill daily working to advance the industry
  • Briefings on legislative, legal, regulatory, and law enforcement issues from leading experts


  • Networking with leaders and innovators in the prepaid industry
  • Working groups led by industry experts
  • Expert analysis of key policy developments as they unfold
  • Exclusive peer-to-peer networking


  • Up-to-date communications on issues affecting your bottom line
  • Members-only webinars and legislative/regulatory updates
  • Annual Power of Prepaid® conference
  • The fastest and best analysis of regulatory and compliance matters to supplement the efforts of your legal and compliance teams