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Apr 08, 2014
For years, the U.S. has been paying with plastic, while other countries have moved forward with electronic chip technology. But it looks like the U.S. may now be catching up. With all the recent security breaches, Americans have realized how important it is to have protective measures in place. And one of the easiest ways to do this is through technology.
Unfortunately, the magnetic strip on the back of your credit card makes it an easy way to get hacked. Credit card fraud was nearly $5.3 billion in the United States alone in 2012, and that number has only...