New service helps reduce fraud-related costs while improving the consumer experience Purchase, NY – October 2, 2017 – With speed being a critical factor in fighting fraud, Mastercard today announced the launch of Early Detection System. This new service provides issuers with a unique advanced alert for cards and accounts at a heightened risk of …
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Chip Cards in Market at 88 Percent as Chip-Active Terminals Reach 33 Percent Purchase, N.Y. – September 12, 2016 – As the one year anniversary of the shift to chip approaches in the U.S., Mastercard today unveiled data confirming the positive impact the technology is having on issuing banks, merchants and consumers. To date, chip …
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Purchase, NY, February 1, 2016 – MasterCard today announced the appointment of Alexander N.M. Niejelow as a senior vice president of public policy, effective February 8, 2016. In this role, he will drive policy efforts in the areas of cybersecurity and global data management, while also leading the company’s industry partnerships on technology policy issues.  In …
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The Road to Chip in the U.S.

September 28, 2015 12:29

Fraud and identity theft is a real concern, which is why MasterCard is launching its “Take 5 to Protect Yourself” initiative in the U.S. and encourages cardholders to sign up for MasterCard ID Theft Alerts™ on the website.  It’s everything you need in one place online whether you’ve lost your wallet or you suspect something more sinister.  It …
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