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The ABCs of EMV for Fitness Facility Operators

Health club operators need to upgrade their systems for processing point-of-sale credit card transactions in the next several months or face potential liabilities.

The United States is a world leader in many areas, but there's one statistic that doesn't inspire many Americans to chant "We're No. 1."

America leads the world in being victimized by credit card fraud. The Nilson Report, a publication that monitors issues in the card and mobile payment industry, found that in 2012, U.S. card users accounted for 23.5 percent of worldwide credit card spending but 47.3 percent of global losses attributed to fraud. The statis

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