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EMV Is Here To Stay, But The Problems Are Real

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on 11 May, 2016

Credit card fraud is a major concern for merchants and credit card companies, costing the industry more than $5 billion a year. In an effort to prevent fraud, most banks are now reissuing all credit and debit cards with EMV technology – small chips inside that are designed to make cards harder to duplicate and therefore minimize fraud. There’s a lot of debate about whether EMV cards help or not, but the new standard is here to stay.

5 Things To Consider For Getting Your Company Out Of PCI Scope

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on 20 April, 2016

Is it possible for a business to accept credit card payments but remain out of PCI scope? Companies that handle consumer credit card data are required to undergo a regular PCI audit, a costly and complex hassle that helps ensure data security. But is it possible to move to a payment system that takes your company completely out of the PCI compliance scope?