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To learn more, view the resources below. They provide valuable information for acquirers, POS partners & VARS into the benefits of Visa chip technology. If you have further questions, feel free to visit our FAQ page.

Read about Quick Chip for EMV®1 which streamlines checkout to make secure chip card transactions faster and even more convenient. So you can have the confidence to pay and be paid everywhere. 1 EMV is a registered trademark or trademark of EMVCo LLC in the U.S. and other countries.

Infographic: The Benefits of Chip and Contactless Technologies

Discover how Visa protects different in-store payments.

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Infographic: Visa chip cardholder verification methods

Discover how Visa provides choice to consumers and merchants with multiple verification options.

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Video: Use Your Visa Chip Card Everywhere

Smart, simple, secure - see Visa chip cards in action.

Video: How to use a Visa chip card

Learn how to use chip cards at in-store terminals.

Video: EMV chip technology business case

Research Director, Julie Conroy, explains why implementing chip card technology protects payments and prevents counterfeit fraud.

Introduction to U.S. EMV Chip

This brief webcast discusses a basic overview of credit card fraud trends, how EMV chip works and the basics of U.S. chip implementation. It also reviews the variety of resources to help you.

Visa Chip Bytes Webcast Series

Welcome to Visa Chip Bytes. Designed for financial institutions, merchants, processors and vendors, Visa Chip Bytes offers brief, targeted webcasts about adopting chip technology in the U.S.

August 2018

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

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April - May 2018

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 595K

March 2018

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 439K

February 2018

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 663K

October 2017

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 561K

July - August 2017

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 294K

June 2017

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 560K

May 2017

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 486K

March/April 2017

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 384K

February 2017

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 679K

January 2017

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 515K

November/December 2016

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 526K

September 2016

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 452K

August 2016

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

PDF | 669K

July 2016

EMV Newsletter - Did you know?

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Building Chip Card Payment Acceptance in the U.S.

Provides a high-level overview of Visa's U.S. migration to the chip processing platform.

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Visa Fleet and Automatic Fuel Dispenser Recommendations

This document provides guidelines for U.S. retail petroleum merchants, acquirers, processors and terminal providers who are planning deployments of EMV chip terminals in the U.S.

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Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Chip Acquirer Recommended Reading List

Outlines the initial acquirer documentation, organized by priority that is recommended for chip and contactless implementations.

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Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Managing Fallback Transactions

A flowchart that outlines the major causes of fallback at point-of-sale (POS) and ATM, including recommendations to minimize fallback.

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