Small MerchantsYou must secure cardholder data to meet Payment Card Industry rules! Small merchants are prime targets for data thieves. It’s your job to protect cardholder data at the point-of-sale. If cardholder data is stolen – and it’s your fault – you could incur fines, penalties, even termination of the right to accept payment cards!
I'm in the SAG category of "card not present":
Plusbyems. Thanks for your great response and the call out. Here's a live link to your post: http://plusbyems.wordpress.com/2013/01/28/in-response-to-our-friends-at-credit-cards-online-101-on-pci-compliance /