We offer this program to suppliers wishing to expedite invoice payments and better manage the timing of their payments. Program participation is subject to an approved status as defined by AEP.

How to Sign Up

Currently an Ariba member?

  1. Send an email to aribasupport@aep.com. Include the following information in the email: "Please enroll my company in the Accelerated Payment Program; my assigned Ariba Network ID (ANID) is (xxxx)." Include your company name and your contact information.
  2. Once AEP receives your information we will email you the Trading Relationship Request that will serve to establish your company’s relationship with AEP. Log into your Ariba account and complete the Trading Relationship Request.
  3. After you accept the Trading Relationship Request, AEP will send you the Standing Early Payment Term offers to accept. There are three separate Standing Early Payment Term offers to choose from.
  4. Accept one the Standing Early Payment Term Offers.
  5. Mark the pending task complete for "READY TO RECEIVE EARLY PAYMENTS". Setup is complete.

Not an Ariba member?

  1. Join the Ariba Network
  2. Click the Register as a New Supplier link and follow the short steps to create an Ariba account. It is free to join the network and free to sign-up for the Accelerated Payment Program
  3. Follow steps 1-5 above.

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