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Personalising your cards

Personalising your cards

Written by on February 3, 2014 in BillingViews, Guest Blog with 5 Comments

Payments guru Dave Birch recently commented on his frustrations at receiving new credit cards that still have magnetic stripes, embossed numbers and names on them – all throwbacks to old technology. These features are still present to keep compatibility with non Chip and PIN use (e.g. USA) and manual ‘zip zap’ transactions. As Dave correctly points […]

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