Our Blog: The Innovation Leader in Trusted
Identities and Secure Transactions.

Featured Archives - Datacard Blog

Ensuring Authenticity from Account Opening to Payment Card Issuance

By Alyssa Arredondo

October 14, 2016

We’ve all seen the recent news stories and read the articles about fraudulent transactions and account openings occurring at financial institutions across the country. Consumers are beginning to wonder if they can really rely on their banks to keep their financial best interest in mind. Financial institutions are wondering if they’re next. Everyone is wondering […]

Reduce Bank Fraud with Identity-Based Security

By Alyssa Arredondo

September 15, 2016

In October 2015, the long-awaited “liability shift” from payment card issuers to merchants took effect in the U.S., which for years had been one of the last strongholds of magnetic stripe-only cards. This change meant that merchants without EMV technology built into their point-of-sale terminals became liable for fraud. In other words, whichever party in a […]

How Incorporating an Instant Issuance Solution can Drive Growth and Customer Satisfaction

By Heather Morris

September 8, 2016

We recently released statistics that show how incorporating an Entrust Datacard instant issuance solution into a financial institutions portfolio can produce year-over-year growth in purchase volume and transactions. Today, instant issuance continues to expand into bank and credit union branch locations globally and financial institutions are reaping the benefits – from higher activation rates (100% […]

Navy Federal Credit Union Enhances Debit Card Usage and Increases Member Satisfaction with Instant Issuance

By Heather Morris

July 28, 2016

Recently, Entrust Datacard helped Navy Federal Credit Union, the world’s largest credit union, create an instant payment card issuance program to roll out to all of their branch locations. The program is based on providing members with increased service levels and satisfaction, coupled with a scalable in-branch instant issuance solution of EMV debit cards. Members can […]

Schools Can Step up Their Security Game With More Secure ID Cards

By Heather Morris

July 14, 2016

As hubs of research, academia and culture, colleges have been targets of hackers on more than one occasion in the past few years. In 2014, one university reported a data breach that exposed the personally identifiable information of hundreds of thousands of students and staff, dating back to 1998. This information was also tied to the […]

Improving the Public Transit User Experience

By Heather Morris

July 6, 2016

Many public transit infrastructures around the world are in the midst of big technological upgrades. While some systems, such as the Metropolitan Transit Authority in New York City or the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority in and around Philadelphia, still rely on plastic magnetic stripe cards (which are well-known for the frustrations they can cause their users) or […]

ID Cards to the Rescue

By Heather Morris

June 30, 2016

The Severn Area Rescue Association (SARA) is the largest independent lifeboat service in the U.K., providing inshore rescue boat and land search assistance to Severn Estuary, the upper reaches of the River Severn and the Wye, Bristol Avon, Tewkesbury Avon and Usk rivers. The charitable organization has nine operational boats, nine mobile response units, five […]

Embrace the Power of Partnership with Entrust Datacard

By Kathleen Nolan

April 26, 2016

At Entrust Datacard, we know you’re looking to present your brand in front of as many targeted consumers as possible and do it in a strategic way. Strengthen your competitive edge, increase revenues and provide better customer experiences by partnering with Entrust Datacard. As a company, we have a long track record of creating value for […]

Entrust Datacard’s Todd Wilkinson talks with IT-Harvest’s Richard Stiennon

By Heather Morris

April 21, 2016

Recently, Todd Wilkinson, president and CEO, talked with Richard Stiennon of IT-Harvest during a sit down session at the 2016 RSA Conference. Todd talked about the company’s path to success, our continued dedication to innovation, and what it takes to stay relevant in today’s market. Watch the full interview and discover for yourself how the […]