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February 2014 - Datacard Blog


EMV Cards – Should U.S. Issuers Implement Now or Wait?

By Ray Wizbowski

February 20, 2014

In the last 60 days, the U.S. payments ecosystem has seen a considerable amount of attention as people discuss the difference between magnetic stripe technologies vs. smart cards, also known as EMV cards or chip cards. By far the biggest item of debate centers around whether chip cards can provide better protection for cardholders. There […]