Why is EMV chip-enabled credit card processing taking so long?

November 4, 2015 | Wendy Nather

Author: Wendy Nather

November 4, 2015 | Wendy Nather

Why is EMV chip-enabled credit card processing taking so long?

The much-publicized October 1st deadline has come and gone for switching to Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV) chip-enabled credit card processing in the United States. However, not all consumers have received their new chip cards, and many retailers have not switched over to systems that can support them. The delay can be due to many factors. Here are a few…