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Study Shows Widespread Adoption of EMV Enabled Payment Technology
Sep 21, 2017

A recent study, conducted by Visa, demonstrates the rapid adoption of EMV payment technology in the United States.

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EMV Expectations for 2017
Apr 6, 2017

Although EMV has been a challenge to integrate here in the U.S., experts feel that 2017 will be a year where EMV improvements and adoption continue to progress.

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Get Compliant with First American's EMV Semi-Integrated Solution
Mar 30, 2017

Our semi-integrated EMV solution is just what you need to get started down the EMV path.

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The Benefits of a POS Solution for Restaurants
Mar 21, 2017

Here are some of the key qualities a new POS solution can provide for a restaurant. 

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New Deadline for Gas Stations to Become EMV Compliant
Mar 16, 2017

Have you heard that gas stations within the U.S. will have to make the shift to become EMV compliant?

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Follow These 4 Easy Tips for a Seamless Online Checkout Experience
Feb 7, 2017

In order to have a seamless payment experience, you as a business owner need to follow these 4 tips to improve the online checkout process.

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Payment Solutions Salons Should Incorporate
Jan 31, 2017

When it comes to payment acceptance, salons need to make sure they have a variety of solutions in place that allows them to accept multiple payment options

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The 3 Leading Payment Challenges Retailers Are Experiencing
Jan 17, 2017

It’s pretty clear that within the past year, retailers of all sizes have experienced a handful of payment challenges.

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The Main Issues Merchants Have Faced with EMV
Dec 6, 2016

Merchants, in particular, have voiced their strong disapproval for EMV and the burdens placed upon them to become compliant.

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Pressure at the Pump for Gas Stations to Become EMV Compliant
Oct 4, 2016

Last fall, EMV® technology was introduced in the U.S. in efforts to combat fraudulent card-present transactions and to shift the U.S. marketplace toward a more secure payment model.

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Who's Liable for EMV Card Fraud?
Oct 1, 2016

Take a look at who is liable for EMV card fraud - the card issuer or merchant? 

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The One-Year Anniversary of EMV in the U.S.
Sep 30, 2016

Now that EMV has hit its one-year milestone, experts are taking a look at how EMV adoption has performed and what shortfalls have occurred during the last twelve months. 

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What Is Chip Card Technology and How Is It Transforming Payments?
Sep 28, 2016

Have you noticed the little gold chip on the front of your debit/credit cards?

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Don't Get Stuck With EMV Bottlenecks
Sep 1, 2016

Integrate EMV quickly with First American. 

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White Paper - The Impact of Chargebacks for Merchants
Sep 1, 2016

This white paper provides an in-depth guide to what chargebacks are, how merchants should handle chargebacks, and tips on how merchants can prevent chargebacks from happening.

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How Quick Chip Can Help Expedite EMV Transactions
Aug 30, 2016

You may have heard of the new buzz phrase going around regarding EMV migration called Quick Chip or M/Chip. 

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Why Do Younger Consumers Oppose EMV Technology?
Aug 4, 2016

According to recent data, younger consumers are having a harder time adjusting to EMV technology than older consumers, primarily due to a generational split.

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The Top 4 Ways to Avoid EMV Chargebacks
Aug 1, 2016

Here are the top 4 ways to avoid EMV chargebacks. 

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EMV Semi Integrated Solution for ISOs
Aug 1, 2016

First American Payment System’s Semi-Integrated EMV solution is just what you need to get started down the EMV path. We have done the heavy lifting of certification for you, allowing you to deploy EMV quickly and efficiently.

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EMV Adoption Grows with Merchants and Decreases Fraud
Jul 12, 2016

It’s been almost a year since the EMV liability shift went into effect in the U.S., causing major changes within the payments industry.

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How to Combat EMV Chargebacks
Jun 21, 2016

Now that the EMV liability shift has passed, many merchants who still have not adopted EMV technology have complained about experiencing an increase of chargebacks for their business.

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Why Are Merchants Not Wanting Customers to Dip Their EMV Cards?
Apr 11, 2016
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The Main Complaints of EMV Technology
Mar 16, 2016

Why are so many EMV-capable terminals that are already installed at merchants not currently enabled to accept chip cards? 

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What’s Next for EMV?
Mar 2, 2016

Now that EMV is in full effect, what is expected for the future?

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Important EMV Statistics
Mar 1, 2016

Here are some important EMV statistics you should know.

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The EMV Guideline for Small Businesses
Feb 12, 2016

By following the below guidelines, small businesses can begin learning about EMV and what steps they need to take to deploy EMV for their business.

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EMV Has Begun: What’s Next?
Jan 6, 2016

Here is some helpful information now that EMV has begun.

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How Merchants Can Provide a Seamless EMV Interaction During the Holidays
Dec 16, 2015

With these issues and apprehensions still prominent amongst consumers, what can merchants do to deliver a seamless EMV interaction this holiday season?

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How to Train Employees on EMV
Nov 20, 2015

Here are 3 fundamental tips managers should make sure to train their employees on in regards to EMV.

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Become EMV Compliant Today with First American’s Payment Solutions
Oct 2, 2015

First American is here to help your business become more secure with our EMV terminal solutions.

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EMV Is Here: Why Are Retailers Still Not Ready To Accept EMV?
Sep 30, 2015

Most merchants within the U.S. are still not prepared for the liability shift, despite knowing the consequences for not being EMV compliant.

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Why Does the U.S. Need EMV Technology?
Sep 25, 2015

October 1st is just days away and will mark a new era of payment transactions as EMV technology goes into effect.

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The 3 Key Resources for EMV Awareness
Sep 18, 2015

As the deadline for the EMV liability shift quickly approaches, many people are still out of the loop on the changes that will be taking place this October.

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EMV Transactions
Sep 1, 2015

With the October '15 getting closer it's time to get prepared for what an EMV transaction will look like in the future and how they work.

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Small Businesses Are Still Not Prepared for EMV
Aug 28, 2015

With the EMV liability shift coming soon, many small businesses are still unprepared for the shift.

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The Small Business Owner’s Check List for EMV
Aug 24, 2015

Many small business owners are still unprepared for the EMV liability shift that will occur on October 1st.

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Q&A on EMV: Your Important Questions Answered about EMV
Aug 14, 2015

October 1 marks an important milestone for both merchants and consumers nationwide.

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Are You Ready for EMV?
Aug 1, 2015

There's a more secure payment technology out there than the magnetic stripe and the deadline for embracing it is coming. What exactly will change in October 2015 and how will it affect merchants who don't adopt POS hardware compatible with Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV) electronic chip?

 

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Why Your Small Business Should Prepare for EMV
Jul 1, 2015

Starting in October 2015, many merchants will be utilizing EMV technology, a new payment method that will keep credit cards more secure.

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What EMV Means for E-Commerce Sites
Jun 17, 2015

Now the question is how will EMV affect e-commerce shopping security?

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EMV Transition Leads to Widespread NFC Payment Adoption
Apr 21, 2015

In just a short six months, many merchants will choose to upgrade their point-of-sale systems to accommodate for the transition to EMV chip cards. 

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What does EMV mean for Consumers?
Apr 15, 2015

By this point in time, it's likely that business owners are at least aware of the upcoming EMV (Europay, MasterCard and Visa) liability shift-taking place in October.

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3 Ways to Spread the Word About EMV implementation
Mar 26, 2015

Most small-business owners and consumers are not prepared for the EMV implementation set to take place this October.

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3 Organizations Who Can Help Spread EMV Acceptance for Merchants

Several key organizations can help boost EMV awareness for merchants and aid in a successful EMV integration. 

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