“Take five” to stop fraud

20 September, 2016 06:34

In 2015, £755 million was lost to financial fraud, but we can all help to lower this figure by remembering one simple action – to stop and think. That’s why the Take Five campaign – led by Financial Fraud Action UK – is encouraging the nation to do just that; to take time to stop, step …
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Since its launch, Fivory has federated small merchants and large retailers. Involving the key players of the payment industry and of mass retail, Fivory accelerates the roll-out of its mobile payment solution and the dematerialization of the purchasing journey. Paris, June 22nd, 2016 – Auchan Retail France, Oney and MasterCard join Fivory to accelerate the …
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Delivers industry’s first global zero liability promise  Purchase, N.Y. – Nov. 11, 2015 – MasterCard today announced an industry first in its move to create one global Zero Liability promise for consumers. Under the new programme, consumer and small business cardholders will enjoy added protection from unauthorised transactions. “Over the past few years, consumers have …
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Much is being made of the recent Which? Report, published in the UK, suggesting thieves can exploit contactless cards to make expensive online purchases.   We have seen similar stories in the past, but we’re already a few steps ahead in ensuring additional security measures are in place to protect our customers and their cardholders. …
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Reading the security stories this year you could be forgiven for feeling downbeat. 2014 has been another year for big data breaches.  Banks and retailers have suffered from attacks that are increasing in scale and frequency. 4 of the top 10 data breaches of all time occurred this year. Cybersecurity has carved itself an unwelcome …
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