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Why Do I Need So Many Passwords, User Names, and Pin-Codes? It’s Time We All Took A Stand!
Why Do I Need So Many Passwords, User Names, and Pin-Codes? It’s Time We All Took A Stand!
I just received a new replacement for one of my department store credit cards - and I'm angry!  While I'm aware of the move towards security chip credit cards by the end of the year, I wasn't very happy to learn that this particular department store is now going to require me to come up with a alpha-numeric, case-sensitive pin-number - with a length of their choosing - for me to remember in order
Why Doesn’t My New Credit Card Work At The Store? New Security Chip Cards Cause Problems At Some Stores
Why Doesn’t My New Credit Card Work At The Store? New Security Chip Cards Cause Problems At Some Stores
In case you haven't heard, the United States is migrating towards adopting EMV (Europay, MasterCard, Visa) chip technology on every card issued in this country.  The move follows what has become standard already in the rest of the world.  MasterCard and Visa are initiating those cards to their customers as their old cards come up for renewal.
Target Hacked!
Target Hacked!
Approximately 40 million credit and debit card accounts used by Target customers may have been impacted by a major data breach, the retailer said Thursday. Customer names along with credit and debit card numbers may have been accessed, as well as the expiration date and three-digit security code on the back of each card, the store said.