Visa Checkout Opening Its Platform To Integrate With Digital Wallets

Visa Checkout is opening its platform to integrate with digital wallets. Google’s Android Pay will use this new platform to offer Visa Checkout to its consumers for making online purchases. This new platform will enable issuers, digital wallets and payment app providers to access a streamlined set of APIs. They will be able to integrate

Visa Gives Merchants EMV Debit Routing Options

Visa has recently provided clarification and modification regarding debit routing rules. Merchants can route US EMV debit transactions not just through Visa’s network, but through over 12 available ones. 2 payment application identifiers (AIDs) on the chip enable debit routing and processing. These are the US Common Debit Aid and the Visa Debit Aid. Visa

Smart Cards And Chips. How Do They Protect You?

In 2016, new chip debit and credit cards were issued to consumers by major financial institutions. According to the US Payments Forum, 600 million cards have been issued. How do these chip cards protect consumers? EMV (Europay/MasterCard/Visa) chip cards are designed to protect you from data breaches. The system has been used in European countries