Smartphone payments or the Plastic card?
Smartphone companies like Apple and Samsung are working hard in the USA to provide facility for their customers to pay through their Smartphones NFC mode. But many middle aged people are not like to go on with it as they are not familiar with it and still there are problem while making transactions at the point of sale.
Mean while the traditional plastic card payment method is not loosing its ground. And the producers are making it more secured with new EMV chip cards with biometrics in it.
Recently a company named SmartMetric has added a fingerprint scanner built inside EMV payment credit and debit chip cards, thereby creating a second layer biometric authentication protection in defending against card fraud. The company is now actively marketing its technology to card issuing financial institutions around the world.
To find out more please go to www.smartmetric.com