Yes, chip technology is already the security standard in many countries and has existed for over two decades. When you use the chip feature at a chip-enabled terminal, the transaction will be more secure due to a unique process used to verify that the card is authentic, which makes the card more difficult to copy or counterfeit.
Although magnetic stripe cards are still considered secure, chip technology is considered the next step to providing enhanced security for our clients. Whether you use the chip or the magnetic stripe to make your purchase, you can have confidence in the security and protection features we provide for all debit and credit card accounts.
If you notice any suspicious activity on your account, remember to notify us immediately by calling the number on the back of your card.