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Chip and PIN vs. Chip and Signature

Chip and PIN vs. Chip and Signature

by December 8, 2014 at 2:49 pm 2 comments

The planet’s most powerful nation is sure backwards when it comes to the payment card industry: Why has America been using 1970s technology as of the posting date of this article? That magnetic strip on credit and debit cards has GOT to go already! And thank goodness, the transition toRead More

Chip and PIN or Chip and Signature?

Chip and PIN or Chip and Signature?

by April 3, 2014 at 8:39 am 0 comments

OK, there’s lots going on here. Read slowly and wrap your brain around this. So which offers more security? Chip-and-PIN or chip-and-signature for your card payments? Chip-and-PIN wins. This is due to two authentication forms: the card and the PIN, which is stored in your head (or should be, anyways,Read More