Credit chips bring proven protection from theft and magnets

Across the U.S., new credit cards are issued with a side of chips, but clients only get one per card, in gold or silver plating depending on the bank. It's part of the ongoing initiative to put America on  the Europay Mastercard and Visa system.  Known in short as EMV, the system serves as a… Continue reading Credit chips bring proven protection from theft and magnets

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Campus cameras curb credit card fraud

  Universities are a prime target for credit card theft, but technology stems to put the bulls-eye on thieves with more cameras and more police effort. The University of Mississippi managed to cut credit card theft by more than half since 2009, bringing incidents down from 50 a year, to 18 in 2016, but a… Continue reading Campus cameras curb credit card fraud