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June 3, 2015

Why Your Small Business MUST have EMV

On October 15, 2015, the world of credit card processing will change forever. This is the date when responsibility for credit card fraud shifts from credit card companies to merchants who do not have EMV. For small businesses, this shift can be catastrophic – unless you invest in the right credit card processor for your business. What is EMV? EMV is a new payment system adopted worldwide that involves inserting microprocessor chips into debit and credit cards so that they are less vulnerable to fraudulent transactions. While the technology isn’t new, it is widely used in other countries and has...Read more