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Merchants At Risk In The New World Of Chip Cards

Merchants At Risk In The New World Of Chip Cards

Your new bank card with the fancy, find more secure chip might just be sticking your favorite store with a nasty bill, the Wall Street Journal reported. In the past, when purchases were made using counterfeit cards, the bank picked up the tab, leaving the merchant and cardholder protected from the wiles of ne’er-do-wells. But […]

Ventura County Fair: Many Paths to Fun, Sun, and Some Serious Business

Ventura County Fair: Many Paths to Fun, Sun, and Some Serious Business

By Tim Pompey Opening day at the Ventura County Fair. Barely a half hour into the 11-day event and already the parking lot is full, traffic is jammed down Harbor Boulevard, and there are huge crowds swarming through the front entrance. Of course, one of the reasons there are so many people at this moment […]