Q: What is a chip-enabled credit or debit card?
A: LAPFCU Visa® credit cards and QuickDrawPlus MasterCard® debit cards now feature chip technology. You’ll receive an enhanced level of security as well as global acceptance.
Q: How does chip technology protect my information?
A: Every time you use your card at a chip-activated terminal, the embedded chip generates a unique transaction code. This prevents stolen data from being fraudulently used.
Q: Where can I use a chip-enabled card?
A: You can use chip-enabled cards at millions of places that accept Visa credit cards or MasterCard® debit cards, at home and abroad.
Q: Can I still swipe my chip-enabled card to pay?
A: Yes. If a merchant is not yet chip-activated, simply continue to swipe your card to pay.