CARDS - Chip & Pin or Signature??

4 May 2010 Explorer1167996 asked

Anyone know what the majority of europe use when you pay by card; your pin or signature?
  • 5 May 2010 Danki said


    Not sure but in Italy if you use a credit card in some shops they ask for photo ID when you use it… keep your passport with you

  • 5 May 2010 NaHdz said


    When I used my credit card I didn’t sign once and mine doesn’t have a chip, they just check your ID so like Danki said just make sure you always have your passport with you!

  • 29 May 2010 COURTNEY21 said


    Pin is the only one accepted and because of security is much safer

  • 1 Jun 2010 cdm115 said


    In some places cards with pins are the only card accepted, but most places accept cards without pins.

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