Consumer Alert Know How Your Virtual Spending Is Tracked

how retailers take advantage of smartcardsEveryone enjoys shopping, buying something, anything, and it’s always a lot easier when charging it, using virtual payment such as credit cards, debit cards, or smart cards.

Paying with a piece of plastic hasn’t been more convenient, this as proven by the retailing and gaming industry, while the only payment option that’s offered online remains virtual.

When it comes to the gaming industry, a small round piece of ceramic chip represents cash, and can easily be worth $100 or more. Losing this chip playing a game of chance doesn’t take …