What is EMV?

EMV – which stands for Euro-pay, MasterCard and Visa, the three companies that started this standard –is the Global Standard for chip technology used to authenticate credit card transactions.  This technical standard revolves around smart payment cards as well as the payment terminals and ATMs that accept them. What is a Chipcard? A Chipcard is [...]

By | 2016-07-19T13:59:22+00:00 July 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What every merchant needs to know about PCI Compliance.

PCI Compliance Here are the basic questions that we always get asked – How do I get compliant – contact your credit card company and get set up to do a SAQ SAQ is the Self Assesment Questionaire that every merchant is required to complete, it is required by the card brands. Most companies have [...]

By | 2016-07-05T10:22:15+00:00 June 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments