Visa Update Aims To Speed Up Slow Chip-Card Checkouts

Visa Update Aims To Speed Up Slow Chip-Card Checkouts

While banks have issued hundreds of millions of more secure chip-enabled payment cards in the U.S., only around 20% of Visa merchants currently have chip-card readers up and running. If you’ve used one of these cards at a store, you’ve likely experienced the odd, silent wait as your card sits in the reader, seemingly taking forever for approval. An upgrade from Visa aims to shave a significant amount of time off this process. [More]

Definitely Not "Free"To-Lay: Woman Arrested For Trading Sex For Chips

Definitely Not "Free"To-Lay: Woman Arrested For Trading Sex For Chips

You know you’re in a recession when you have to barter starchy snacks for oral sex.