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What are the risks with contactless cards?

You might want to read through this information about contactless cards put out by Visa and Mastercard

I have considered trying to obtain a chip and pin card instead of my existing chip and signature cards.

Chip AND signature? HAHAHAHA I am rarely asked for a signature any longer when I insert my chip card into the terminal. I do still have to sign at restaurants where the wait staff takes the card, but at the restaurants where they have the terminals on the table, and the terminals are chip-enabled - no signature there, either. The only places where I regularly have to sign are the places where the terminals aren't chip-enabled, so I have to swipe the mag strip.

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