Agents face charges for non-compliance

Robertson, Edward
September 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);9/25/2009, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports that several travel agents in Great Britain were forced to pay additional bank charges for failing to comply with credit-card security checks. It is stated that banks have made it compulsory for agents to meet the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), an annual check to ensure retailers are adequately protecting customers' credit-card details from in-store and online fraud. It is stated that the agents comply by filling in a security questionnaire.


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