EMV - A Necessary Evil

EMV – A Necessary Evil

Reasons for slow EMV adoption can range from certification issues to concerns with the customer experience. While banks, processors, and vendors work quickly to tackle the certification queue, merchants are advised to wait patiently for their payment systems to be certified – a waiting game that can easily stretch […]

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Cicis Pizza Data Breach

Cici’s Pizza Data Breach

Cici’s, a national pizza chain, was recently the victim of data breach caused by malware-infected point-of-sale (POS) systems at an estimated 140 restaurants throughout the United States. The company made a statement letting customers know that their payment card information may have been compromised in the attack.
In the wake of […]

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MiCamp Offers An EMV-Capable Pay-At-The-Table Solution

MiCamp Offers An EMV-Capable Pay-At-The-Table Solution

In 2014, the United States was hit hard by data breaches, with numerous large retailers like Target, TJ Maxx, and Home Depot exposing millions of customers’ sensitive information to criminal activity. While EMV would not have prevented these attacks, the payment card industry responded by accelerating their adoption of […]

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American Express No Longer Charging Merchants EMV Chargeback Fees Under $25

American Express announced that by the end of August 2016, the company will not hold merchants responsible for fraudulent charges that are less than $25.00. Since the EMV liability shift in October 2015, merchants are now financially responsible for EMV chargeback fees for all fraudulent EMV credit card transactions. […]

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Scottsdale Chamber Friday Forum: Protecting Businesses With EMV And Credit Card Processing 101

MiCamp is proud to announce that we’ll be speaking at the Friday Forum at the Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce on May 20, 2016. We’ll discuss EMV, the liability shift, and how business owners can protect themselves against credit card fraud.
EMV is a global security standard that involves microprocessor […]

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