3 EMV Myths That Every Merchant Should Know

At the Yale commencement speech in 1962, John F. Kennedy said, “The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie, deliberate, contrived and dishonest, but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic.” As the October 1st EMV liability shift gets closer in the U.S., merchants find themselves confused about EMV related issues. It’s common in such situations for the industry to be full of misinformation, rumors and myths about the new liability shift.

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Preserving the U.S. Payments Ecosystem

Georgia State of Mind: Home of payment processing

As Los Angeles dominates films, Atlanta dominates payment processing. Over 60 percent of payment processing companies in the U.S. call Georgia home and process 70 percent of all U.S. transactions. The global payment processing industry generates over $50 billion annually with a projected growth of $71 billion by end of 2015. These companies are valuable assets of the payments ecosystem and need to be protected and preserved. But how does one begin to do that?

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E-BOOK: Breaking Down the EMV Liability Shift

With the October deadline for the EMV liability shift approaching quickly, merchants are still looking to better understand what the liability shift actually means for them. ‘Who is at risk?” ”What are the consequences?” “What are the different fraud scenarios and which ones apply to my business?” are the types of questions that come up on a regular basis.

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