24 SEP 2015
ICYMI September: First Data in The News
In case you missed it (ICYMI), below, we’ve compiled the biggest stories from around the web in September, featuring issues important to First Data clients including the financial habits of Millennials, the prevalence of beacon technology, the growth of Apple Pay, and more:
27 AUG 2015
ICYMI August: First Data in the News
In case you missed it (ICYMI), below, we’ve compiled the biggest stories from around the web in August, featuring issues important to First Data clients including the upcoming EMV technology changeover, exciting developments from the world of alternative currencies, coverage of the upcoming Money 20/20 event, and more:
30 JUL 2015
The Impact a Data Breach Could Have on Your Business
Though over 70% of data security breaches are targeted at small businesses or particular industries1, and it’s rare that the business itself discovers the breach. Most events are detected by a law enforcement agency or a third party, such as a bank or a card association, that notices a rise in fraud that can be traced back to a specific merchant.
23 JUN 2015
100 Days to the Liability Shift - Make Sure Your Business is Protected
EMV chip cards are a key component to enhancing the security of payment transactions and accepting EMV chip card payments is an important part of protecting your business. But how does it impact your customer’s experience?
18 JUN 2015
Clover Mini Debut Dazzles POS Tech Press
With each new innovative solution, First Data is rapidly becoming the company SMBs turn to first to solve their commerce needs. Through investments in premier technology talent and companies on the cutting edge of the industry, First Data continues to innovate to meet the needs of business owners.
16 JUN 2015
Clover® App Market Surpasses 100 Apps, Spurs Innovation
Today marks an important milestone for Clover®, the comprehensive business management solution from First Data. After a little more than a year of working with developers, the Clover App Market has officially surpassed the 100 app mark.
11 JUN 2015
Big Changes Ahead for Hospitality Industry
It’s easy to see how technology innovations have given today’s travel consumer a level of convenience and service that weren’t possible even a few years ago. From the ability to book and update travel plans on the go, to smartphone-based innovations in the payment and rewards-distribution spaces, easy access and control rests comfortably in the palm of your hand today.
29 MAY 2015
125 Days to the Liability Shift - Is Your Business Protected?
With less than 125 days left until the liability shift, EMV chip cards are a hot topic in the payment industry. For the rest of the U.S., what the chip on their debit and credit cards does is still a mystery.
04 MAY 2015
Local Rotary Helps California Teens Prep for the Real World
Serendipity is a student-run restaurant and bakery located at Mt. Diablo High School in Concord, California. While the homemade, from-scratch breads, sausages, smoked salmon, and sauces are always whipped up fresh for restaurant patrons, up until recently, the point-of-sale technology Serendipity used to train students had gotten stale.
04 MAY 2015
Michigan Entrepreneur Doesn’t Let Anything—Including Blindness—Hold Her Back
Roxanna Mann lost her sight in 2008 after a life-long struggle with a degenerative eye-condition, but this Michigan grandmother wouldn’t let that stop her from following her heart into entrepreneurship.
04 MAY 2015
150 Days to the Liability Shift - Act Now to Protect Your Business
By the end of 2014, an estimated 120 million chip cards had been issued. By the end of 2015 that number is projected to jump to close to 600 million representing 65 percent of credit cards and 55 percent of debit cards.
08 APR 2015
175 Days to the Liability Shift - Ensure Your Business is Protected
On October 1, 2015 you could be faced with the real possibility of being liable for counterfeit card fraud. With the continued rollout of EMV chip cards, Visa and MasterCard have changed who could be responsible for counterfeit fraud.