How EMV Debit Cards help prevent fraud and how to use them.
What are the risks of debit cards?
Kim Komando answers questions on personal technology.
What are EMV credit and debit cards?
April 29th, 2015 Sandy Bailey Do you remember listening to your favorite music on CDs? Perhaps cassette tapes? Or were you rockin’ out on the gramophone It seems like we’re always adjusting to changes brought about by new technologies. There’s a big change you need to know about regarding payment systems and preventing credit card fraud. And it’ll be much easier than switching music formats – I promise. So, what is this new-fangled payment system and how will it impact you? EMV (Europay,…
How Do Debit Cards Work?
A debit card takes a fast and furious ride around a processing network. Find out where it goes.
What’s Safer: Credit Cards or Debit Cards
Just in case you haven’t been following the news, let me bring you up to speed. A couple of weeks ago Target announced that their databases had been breached by hackers. Anyone who shopped at Target using a credit or debit card from November 27th through December 15th potentially has had his or her payment information stolen. The stolen payment information, which DOES include debit card PINs, almost immediately went up for sale on the so-called black market websites. And, there have already…
Why Are So Many Fintechs Launching Debit Cards?
One of the hottest trends in fintech today is the rise of add-on digital banking products like mobile checking accounts and debit cards. From Square to Venmo, a host of fintechs are creating products that let consumers spend money directly out …
With everyone using debit cards, why are ATMs still popular?
Debit cards provide access to cash without worrying about credit card balances, but what happens when you go to a store that only accepts cash? ATMs have come a long way in the last 30 years, and in our “on-the-go” society, ATMs provide access to your account when a branch isn’t nearby. Read more to find out what other conveniences ATMs offer.
The new ‘smart’ credit and debit cards: What Idaho businesses should know
Calling the room that houses the credit card terminal at Signs2Fit an “office” in Garden City would be a stretch. The machine sits on a workbench upstairs from the buzzing flatbed printer and all of the other noisy machines Brian Price and his employees use to make signs and produce a plethora of embroidery, printing and anything else that can be emblazoned with a business name.
HOW TO: Mini-Valentine Cards
How to make a whole gob of cute and easy Valentine cards. I used a kit from Paper Source, but you can use whatever supplies you have on hand! Royalty-free mu...
Netspend Prepaid Debit Cards
Protect your personal financial information by following Netspend's simple social media security tips & best practices.
Comparing Cards, What's Right For You?
With all those debit, credit and prepaid cards out there now a days how do you know what's the right fit for you? Here are a few pros and cons to help you fi...
Holiday Cards, An Emergency Guide
There's still time to design and mail a greeting using Tiny Prints, Minted and Apple's Cards app.
How to Sell Gift Cards at QuickcashMI.com
This video demonstrates how to sell gift cards for cash at QuickcashMI.com. Sell your gift cards by redeeming the cards In-Mail or Online with this safe and ...
How credit cards work
SAC Federal Credit Union is the largest locally-owned financial institution in Sarpy County. We provide services and financial education to our members in the Omaha metro.
Why Josh Allen is fit for success and a fit for Buffalo
His time on the field may have come sooner than planned by the Bills organization. Head coach Sean McDermott had a detailed and defined plan for bringing Josh Allen along. Whether or not that plan has been accelerated, Allen’s time is now As he prepares for his first career NFL start, Allen knows he’s likely to experience some hard lessons in his rookie season. But the first-round pick has a perseverance to him that you don’t find in every rookie NFL quarterback. He…
Travel Credit Cards 101
You’ve probably seen offers for travel credit cards and heard the common refrains, like “earn miles on every purchase you make,” and “get 20,000 miles just for signing up.”
What Are Secured Credit Cards?
Learn how secured credit cards are different from regular credit cards and prepaid cards, how they help rebuild credit, and how to choose one.
Credit Cards 101
The credit card. A piece of magical plastic that allows us to purchase items when we don’t have the cash. The card with the magnetic strip that gives us the power to build (or hurt) our credi
3 reasons why credit unions should offer contactless cards
The U.S. payments industry is experiencing a turning point in the adoption of contactless EMV. According to Mastercard, nearly 800,000 unique merchant locations were contactless-enabled in 2017. By the end of 2019, the company expects 65 percent of U.S. merchants will accept contactless payment methods. As large issuers move to offer contactless cards, why should …
Why credit cards matter for millennials
For millennials, the 2008 recession feels like it happened just yesterday.