Tag: EMV chip card

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

MasterCard: 88% of cards have EMV chips, 2M merchant locations chip-active

September 14, 2016

Via: Retail Dive

MasterCard announced fresh data on the progress of EMV chip card adoption and acceptance, stating that as of July 2016, 88% of consumer credit cards in the U.S. had chips, an increase of 105% since October 2015 (which signaled the […]

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

EMV pushing aside other payment priorities

August 11, 2016

Via: Chain Store Age

Reducing credit and debit card fraud by implementing EMV chip card acceptance has become retailers’ top payment issue in 2016. That’s according to a study released by the National Retail Federation and Forrester, which found that merchants are also busy […]