Category Archives: Merchant Services

EMV at the Pump

EMV - which stands for Europay, MasterCard and Visa  - is a global standard for cards equipped with computer chips and the technology used to authenticate chip-card transactions. In the...

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How Do Credit Card Skimmers Work?

Credit Card Skimmers Credit card skimming can happen almost anywhere. The one we hear about most is at the gas pump. A device is attached over top of the credit...

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Chip Card vs Swipe Card

Chip Card vs Swipe Card - Credit Card Security Does it matter if a store doesn’t have a machine that accepts chip cards?  YES, YES, YES!!! A chip card protects...

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