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Skimming Survival Guide

Skimming devices are used by criminals to obtain credit card numbers and cardholder information without the customer’s knowledge.  While skimming can occur at any point of sale (POS), it is most common at Automated Fuel Dispensers (AFDs). With the EMV liability shift at the forecourt just 18...

15 February 2019
New ‘Texting’ Skimmers Found

The cellular-powered skimmers are a new variation that sends stolen financial data via text messaging.Skimmers tucked into gasoline dispensers have been used by criminals for years, but within the past 18 months, a new variation has been discovered.  Click here to read more.NACS, February 15,...

15 February 2019
Mastercard Dispute Resolution Initiative (MDRI)

Mastercard is changing the Chargeback ProcessMastercard started the rollout of the Mastercard Dispute Resolution Initiative (or MDRI), in October 2018.This policy completely overhauls the Mastercard chargeback process, similar to what Visa did with their Visa Claims Resolution (...

05 February 2019
The 2019 PCI Compliance Annual Plan (provided by ConttrolScan)

Make 2019 your year for payment security.The PCI compliance process is about payment security. It doesn’t just magically happen, nor is it 100% taken care of by your POS system or IT vendor. In other words, your business is responsible for ensuring that specific processes are followed and...

23 January 2019
Blackie Bowen named Person of the Year

We can not express how proud we at Ewing Oil Company are of Blackie Bowen. It is an honor to work for such a great and selfless person and to call Blackie a friend. Humble, gracious, and kind, he leads by example. We are all better for knowing him. Congratulations on this well-deserved honor!https...

02 January 2019
Happy Holidays from Ewing Oil Company

As the holiday season is upon us, we find ourselves reflecting on the past year and on those who have made our progress possible.  We value our relationship with you and look forward to working with you in the year to come.  We wish you and your families a very happy holiday season and a...

21 December 2018
VeriFone: Outdoor EMV Implementation Streamlined with Managed Network Service Provider Program (MNSP)

Verifone is transitioning away from the Zone Router and will allow customers to control their hardware and networking requirements. This means that sites will require a site routing device certified under the Verifone MNSP program. Key Points:Sites currently deployed with a Verifone...

19 December 2018
Skimming is on the Rise

Skimmers at gas pumps are a continuous threat and the use of skimmers by fraudsters to steal credit card information is on the rise. To protect your sites and your consumers, consider doing the following on a daily basis:1.  Use security decals on all dispensers and inspect dispensers for...

11 December 2018
New Jersey Tax Increase effective October 1, 2018

Please be advised that there will be a tax increase by the State of New Jersey effective October 1, 2018. Any gas and diesel deliveries you receive beginning October 1st, will include an additional 4.3 cents in New Jersey tax.  You will not be liable to pay the tax on product you already...

27 September 2018
Pennsylvania’s Skimming Law in Effect

The law criminalizes the act of placing skimming or scanning devices on ATMs and gas pumps. HARRISON, Pa. – Pennsylvania’s new law that criminalizes putting scanning or skimming devices on ATMs and fuel pumps is now in effect.  The previous regulation made it hard for prosecutors to...

31 August 2018

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