99% of Credit Card Transactions
Customer: (hands me their credit card)
Me: (pointing to pin pad) oh I’m going to have you slide that right there
Customer: (slowly moves towards pin pad with confusion, tries to insert their card into the chip reader)
Me: it’s going to be slide (gestures to the side)
Customer: (starts to pull out the gift card saying “Slide” from the chip reader)
Me: we don’t take chip. you’re going to slide it right here on the side
Customer: (pulls card out of chip reader, inserting theirs) This was in there, i think someone forgot their card
Me: that’s just in there to let you know to slide your card
Customer: oh it’s slide?
Me: Yeah we don’t have the ability to accept the chip
Customer: but my card has a chip
Me: I know, we still can’t take it.
Me: You’re. Going. To. Slide. Your. Card.