Tag Archives: credit cards

Visa, Mastercard delay deadline for chip-card upgrade of gas pumps

(The Daily Record / Maximilian Franz)

Visa Inc. and Mastercard Inc. pushed back the deadline for installing chip-card readers in U.S. gasoline pumps after station owners complained they didn’t have enough time to complete the multibillion-dollar upgrades. The world’s largest payments networks will give merchants until ...

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Nearly 1,000 have signed up for NASA FCU’s Star Trek cards

NASA Federal Credit Union Star Trek

Almost 1,000 people signed up for Upper Marlboro-based NASA Federal Credit Union’s Star Trek-branded credit cards before they became available, according to the credit union. The credit cards, which are under license by CBS Consumer Products, give users access to ...

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Poll shows few in US have received credit cards with chips

Even as an October 1 deadline approaches to switch Americans over to credit cards embedded with chips, the vast majority still does not have the new cards and only some are using them as intended, a new Associated Press-GfK poll shows. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Even as an Oct. 1 deadline approaches to replace Americans’ out-of-date credit cards with new cards embedded with computer chips, the vast majority of Americans still have not received their new cards and only a small minority are using the ...

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