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FreedomPay Certifies for EMV on First Data

The FreedomPay Commerce Platform has been certified as a payment gateway for EMV on First Data, a global leader in commerce-enabling technology and solutions.  FreedomPay sets the standard for payment security in the United States with PCI Validated Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE), EMV and tokenization, as…

Posted October 15, 2015 by   |  READ MORE

Secure Campus: Complete Payment Data Security For Higher Education

  With financial transactions occurring at all corners of campus, colleges and universities must ensure the protection of sensitive credit card information of students, faculty and alumni doing business at the dining hall, sports facilities, hotel, theater, bookstore and development office.   Recent data breaches…

Posted August 10, 2015 by   |  READ MORE

FreedomPay at HITEC: Solutions For Hospitality

In response to today’s rapidly expanding payments ecosystem, hospitality merchants with multiple payment technologies and providers across point of sale systems, property management systems, online commerce, call centers and third party systems can leverage FreedomPay to consolidate payment data through a single platform that removes…

Posted June 16, 2015 by   |  READ MORE

EMV, Point-to-Point Encryption and Tokenization On Capitol Hill

The House Financial Services Committee held a full committee hearing on data and cyber security, where the Members of Congress challenged payment industry experts on protecting consumer data in the era of computer hacking. Brian Dodge of the Industry Leaders Association, Laura Moy of the…

Posted May 15, 2015 by   |  READ MORE

Accelerating EMV Adoption In The United States

President Obama has signed an executive order to accelerate the adoption of EMV (chip-and-PIN) cards in the United States ahead of the planned October 2015 transition timeline. The White House said that Home Depot, Target, Walgreens, and Walmart promised to start activating EMV-compatible terminals by…

Posted October 20, 2014 by   |  READ MORE

What Mobile Payments Really Means For Merchants

Now that Apple has entered the NFC payments game with Apple Pay, merchants must decide how to keep pace with the technology.  There is a chicken-and-egg game at play: consumers will only adopt mobile payments if they can use it, and merchants will only adopt…

Posted September 17, 2014 by   |  READ MORE

PCI Validated P2PE Gives Merchants Peace Of Mind

To help merchants manage the risk of a breach, and the time and cost of PCI DSS compliance,  PCI-validated point-to-point encryption (P2PE) provides the highest tier of payment security and removes the merchant’s POS and network 100% out of scope for compliance. Only solutions listed on…

Posted August 26, 2014 by   |  READ MORE

True PCI Certified Point-to-Point Encryption – Industry Misconceptions You Need to Know to Protect Your Brand

Proper education in the payment industry is crucial in today’s world of transactions, yet many merchants have fallen prey to misinformation about the security of their payment solutions – resulting in disastrous hacking incidents. In fact, disseminated solution security information is so inaccurate that merchants…

Posted August 19, 2014 by   |  READ MORE

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