Image being scammed out of a downpayment on a home, which often represents a person’s or couple’s life savings. That’s what can happen to prospective homebuyers if they fall victim…
Starting Oct. 1, 2017, new rules will require financial institutions to limit consumers’ losses when funds are stolen or cards are lost from prepaid accounts.
MasterCard says that cardholders can expect checkout speeds closer to the “familiar magnetic stripe transactions with the added security of EMV.”
Visa today announced the launch of “Quick Chip for EMV,” a technology enhancement that should cut the time consumers must leave their new chip cards in machines to about two seconds or less.
The retailers’ response, compared to the actions of issuers getting chip cards out to customers, has been “shockingly muted,” CardHub writes.
The IRS never calls to demand immediate payment over the phone, nor will the agency call about taxes owed without first having mailed you several bills.
Under the settlement, which was filed with a federal court in Atlanta and is pending court approval, Home Depot will set up a $13 million fund to reimburse affected customers.
That’s more than twice the number of accounts than the IRS has previously said were possibly affected by hackers.
MasterCard says it will roll out an application for cardholders to use a picture of their face (selfie), or their fingerprint, to verify their identity when making mobile online purchases.
This may not come as a surprise if you’ve shopped lately with your new chip-enabled credit cards, and you find yourself still swiping that shiny new card to make a…