Tag: EMV

Visa Clarifies Debit Routing Protocol To Boost EMV Adoption in The US

For quite some time now, there have been concerns over how major credit card issuers route debit payments. Both Visa and Mastercard have been scrutinized over their methods in the past. Visa modified their debit network routing rules earlier today, making it easier for the merchant to embrace EMV payments. These changes were made on request by the Federal Reserve. Another Play To Boost EMV Adoption in The US Despite …
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Just Over 1 in 3 US Merchants Have Upgraded To EMV Card Payment Technology

Even though card issuers have introduced new security standards, there are still institutions that hold out. Retailers are to blame as well in this regard. But as it turns out, those who hold off on embracing EMV payment standards are running out of time to do so. This applies in particular to the US market, where only 37% of all merchants have an EMV-capable terminal. EMV Adoption Rates Still Very …
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Visa Streamlines EMV Onboarding Process For Retailers

It is partially up to credit card issuers to bring fraud rates to an end. Visa wants to address the EMV chip migration hurdles present today. Simplified payment terminal certification and streamlining the testing requirements are just a few of the changes made by this company. EMV Adoption Is Pertinent To Card Fraud Reduction The way consumers can pay through credit cards is not always as secure as it should …
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Brazil Trumps US In Fight Against Payment Card Fraud

When it comes to dealing with payment card transactions, fraud remains one of the key concerns for all retailers. Brazil has adapted to this challenge by introducing EMV payments back in 2011, as well as other fraud prevention tools. This same technology is only now rolling out to customers in the US, five years after the facts. Brazil is Well Ahead of Card Payment Fraud Depending on which country one …
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