Why Payment Security Matters

It's a simple fact: Customers do business with merchants they trust. And today, trust starts with payment security. As customers increasingly choose credit and debit card payment options, it's more important than ever that you have a plan for keeping cardholder data safe and secure.

That means complying with industry standards and following some basic best practices for transaction processing. In the end, payment security is just good business.


Understanding Data Security Requirements
Understanding data security begins with knowing the requirements.

Protecting Cardholder Data
Tips for helping to protect cardholder data.

Maintaining Your Front-Line Defenses
Best practices for maintaining a secure processing environment.

Protection from Phishing
Protecting your business by learning the warning signs.

Manage Processing Expenses
Ideas for managing the costs for processing.

Tips to Minimize Chargebacks
Reducing disputes by avoiding common mistakes.


Understanding PCI DSS
Understanding PCI DSS and why it's so important.

Validating PCI Compliance
Knowing where to start when it comes to validation and compliance.

Answering a few commonly asked PCI DSS questions.

What is EMV?
Explaining the basics of a new security standard.


First Data® TransArmor®
Introducing a seamless solution for tokenization.

Validating PCI DSS compliance with Trustwave.