US Bankcard Services Industry Blog

Thursday, March 18, 2010

“Flat Debit’ cards the wave of the future??

A pilot program by TD Banknorth is the first to introduce the state-of-the-art technology that enables instant digital printing of non-embossed Visa debit cards in the U.S. The secure card is issued in lieu of traditional “embossed” cards at the time a personal or business checking account is opened and is available for use immediately at ATM’s and retailers. If this pilot program goes well, we may see a lot more “Flat Debit” cards in the future…