Tag Archives: EMV chip card

EMV Payments and Chargebacks

Why businesses should meet EMV payments standards, and why consumers should adopt it with open arms. It’s been five years since the new EMV payments rules went into effect, shifting fraud liability from card issuing banks to merchants that are not EMV compatible. While adoption is growing among merchants and consumers, saturation is still not […]

Restaurant Industry Loses The Race In EMV Compliance

The State of EMV Compliance In Restaurants. The fact of the matter is restaurants are the number 1 establishment plagued with credit card theft next to gas stations. Skimming of the magnetic stripe to extract the data needed to create counterfeit cards is fairly simple. Chip cards, however, utilize unique digital data to complete transactions […]

EMV-You’re Compatible- But You’re Still At Risk

Merchants are becoming EMV compatible, but that doesn’t mean they’re not still at risk. We’ve had a slew of data breaches in the news lately, both big and small. From cloud-based login manager OneLogin to Deep Roots Analytics, who store millions of American voter’s information. There was the worldwide cyberattacks WannaCry and the more recent […]