Preventing “Friendly Fraud” with EMV Processing

Card-present fraud used to be black and white—retail businesses didn’t have to cover the losses; the credit card issuing banks did. Since October 2015, the grounds have shifted dramatically. That’s when the EMV liability shift took place. It says that merchants who don’t use an EMV chip terminal are liable to cover fraud damages when […]

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Biometric Payment Cards: The Next Level of Security

Soon, a new secure payment method will be at our fingertips.  Consumers in today’s age have a lot of passwords. We use them at work and in our personal lives. Every account login, PIN payment, security system—you name it—requires a password, and for good reason. We set them, update them regularly, hope nobody guesses them […]

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Is Your Retail Store Ready for Black Friday?

Black Friday and Small Business Saturday are right around the corner. The first thing that comes to mind for most businesses and customers is, of course, the big discounts during this notorious shopping weekend! Sales and promotions are hard to execute to their full potential when they’re planned last minute. If you haven’t already, start […]

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