Plenti Card

American Express has corralled nine major U.S. merchants to form the first U.S.-based coalition loyalty card program. The new Plenti card and/or FOB can be used any form of payment that the partner accepts at checkout – cash, credit, debit or prepaid and offers cardholders the ability to double-dip with other rewards payments cards.

EMV Toolkit

Visa has introduced an EMV toolkit to help business owners manage the transition to chip technology for credit and debit cards. provides merchants with a 10-step implementation guide, downloadable tools and resources, and a module to train employees on accepting chip cards at the point-of-sale (POS).