August 3rd, 2016
Chip card hassles: Is high-tech too high-priced for businesses?
Chip-enabled credit and debit cards were brought to the market because they are more difficult to counterfeit when used at brick-and-mortar stores, but the chip does not protect consumers at online stores. NBC’s Jo Ling Kent reports for TODAY that the cost and hassle of buying chip readers are keeping some businesses from using the new technology. (Run time: 2:42)