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Costco converts to Visa

Costco has completed its much anticipated conversion from Costco-branded American Express credit cards to cards issued by Citi, and now accepts only Visa cards.

Home Depot sues Visa, Mastercard

Home Depot has filed a lawsuit against Visa and MasterCard claiming that their security measures are insufficient to combat fraud.

Walmart sues Visa

Walmart is suing Visa for the right to choose how it processes credit card payments.

Walmart, Visa speed up EMV checkout

Visa is working with merchants including Walmart to speed up the checkout process using new EMV – or chip – cards. The fix includes new technology that could trim up to 12 seconds off each transaction. 

69% of shoe stores ready for EMV

Now that the October EMV fraud liability shift deadline has arrived, shoe stores are top among the retail categories that are prepared—69 percent have EMV-ready terminals in place at the point of sale. In second place, 59 percent of department stores are ready for the transition, according to The Strawhecker Group. 

69% of shoe stores ready for EMV

Now that the October EMV fraud liability shift deadline has arrived, shoe stores are top among the retail categories that are prepared—69 percent have EMV-ready terminals in place at the point of sale. In second place, 59 percent of department stores are ready for the transition, according to The Strawhecker Group. 

Game on: Samsung Pay joins fight for digital wallet share

One year after Apple Pay launched and 18 days after Android Pay launched, Samsung Pay has arrived in the U.S. market. The battle for share of digital wallet is fully joined.

Game on: Samsung Pay joins fight for digital wallet share

One year after Apple Pay launched and 18 days after Android Pay launched, Samsung Pay has arrived in the U.S. market. The battle for share of digital wallet is fully joined.

Suspected POS data breach at Trump, Hilton hotels

A suspected data breach of point-of-sale systems at Hilton Hotels properties and franchised locations is being investigated. The Trump Hotel Collection also confirmed that IT security has been compromised at seven of its properties.

Suspected POS data breach at Trump, Hilton hotels

A suspected data breach of point-of-sale systems at Hilton Hotels properties and franchised locations is being investigated. The Trump Hotel Collection also confirmed that IT security has been compromised at seven of its properties.