How Your Business Can Avoid EMV Chargebacks


By Jaredd Galloway, ETA Certified Payments Professional   The hope of reducing fraud and loss was the intent when the U.S. payment card industry introduced the October 2015 EMV liability shift for merchants. The goal was to encourage merchants to adopt technology capable of processing the more secure EMV chip cards as a way to prevent and discourage counterfeit mag […]

Studies Show Small Businesses Slow to Act on EMV


In July 2015, results from a Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index survey showed that only 32% of small business owners were aware of the upcoming EMV liability shift and mere 29% of small business merchants intended to upgrade before the due date. Now, with the October 1st deadline already come and gone, the numbers don’t […]