Retailers, Banks Switch to Safer Credit and Debit Cards

Retailers Continue to Suffer From Data Breaches

Large-scale data breaches haven’t been in the news for quite some time. Knowing how to protect yourself in the event of one is important. The biggest breaches to date have hit Target, Home Depot, and JPMorgan Chase. Many banks have started to implement chip cards to combat this issue and keep your information secure. Despite these steps, it’s important to remain vigilant over your accounts. Keeping a close eye on your accounts is always a good idea, and setting up fraud alerts can further benefit you. If you’ve been involved in a breach, confirm its authenticity and get new cards.

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