The following content is sponsored by the Electronic Payments Coalition.
Over 780,000 data records are lost through breaches and hacking efforts every single day, yet the average American can do so little to protect themselves against it.
That’s why we trust financial institutions to protect our data, and rightfully so. Banks and credit unions invest billions of dollars in data security, as they understand the importance of protecting their customer’s sensitive information. Due to the sheer value of confidential information they possess, they are held to strict data security compliance requirements.
Mega-stores like Walmart, Target, and Home Depot, who value profit over the best interest of hard-working Americans, do no such thing.
A new bill sponsored by Senators Dick Durbin and Roger Marshall threatens to put