No More Signatures! Am I Still Safe?
If you have used a credit card in North America in the last month, you may have noticed that you were not asked for a signature. That may have come as a surprise. It turns out to be a good thing! In a March 2018 Infographic, Visa says that that the dollar amount of counterfeit […]
An Update on Chip Card Technology
I wrote about chip card technology in credit cards almost exactly a year ago. It seems like time for a few updates: First, I have now received three chip cards. Two have embossed numbers like my older cards and one does not; the numbers are just printed on that one. The embossing was for use […]