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About NFC

The National Finance Center (NFC) is a Shared Service Provider for Financial Management Services and Human Resources Management Services. We are well-positioned to assist your Agency in achieving cost-effective, standardized, and interoperable solutions that provide functionality to support your strategic financial management and human resource management direction.

NFC’s offerings include innovative solutions both from a technical and support service perspective in order to assist you in meeting your Agency’s specific needs. NFC’s service offerings are designed to eliminate time-consuming, transactional functions and increase time for your Agency to perform your mission activities. NFC’s solutions approach facilitates planning and leverages best-in-class processes so that you can design the most efficient and effective financial and human capital management strategy for your Agency.

  • Serving the Federal Government Since 1973
  • Payrolling more than 650,000 employees
  • Providing customizable and flexible financial management services
  • Processing over 5 million general ledger postings per year
  • Providing integrated shared service solutions
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  • April 12, 2019 - 5:00 p.m.
    System Maintenance – Mainframe and Applications Unavailable
    The National Finance Center will be conducting system maintenance Sunday, April 14, 2019, from 5:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time. During this time, the mainframe and its applications will be unavailable. Read more.
  • March 28, 2019 - 6:55 a.m.
    NFC System Maintenance Schedule: Saturday, March 30, 2019
    The NFC will conduct system maintenance on Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 7:00 a.m. until 10:45 p.m. Read more.
  • March 14, 2019 - 3:32 p.m.
    Calendar Year 2019 - Schedule of Releases for System Software Upgrades
    Each year, the National Finance Center (NFC) schedules and releases various system software upgrades, regulatory changes, system enhancements and changes to support customer needs. Such changes could include enhancements to the NFC Payroll/Personnel System (PPS), EmpowHR, Time and Attendance Systems (T&A), or Reporting Systems. Read more.
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Last Updated / Reviewed: February 21, 2019