Germain Hotels properties will be able to send 3rd-party guests a unique link so they can enter their credit card information through a PCI-compliant and secure online interface, instead of filling out paper or PDF credit card authorization forms.
The credit or debit card chip and/or the card's internal RFID used for NFC contactless payments will not work without first the card user's fingerprint being successfully matched against their fingerprint that is already stored inside the card.
Preferred Hotels & Resorts is one of the world’s largest independent hotel brands, representing more than 650 of the world’s finest independent hotels, resorts, residences, and unique hotel groups across 80 countries.
In April 2020, Brightwell card users found their accounts drained of hard-earned cash due to a brute force cybercriminal attack. Brightwell vowed it would never let this happen again. Here’s what it’s doing to keep card issuers and their users safe.