How does InstantCard ensure that my personnel data is secure?

We rightfully get a lot of questions about the level of security built in to the InstantCard system.  Thousands of clients entrust us with information on their employees, and from the beginning we have strived to [...]

By | August 16th, 2017|Knowledge, Security|

Our Credential Verification Service now supports time logging

We recently teamed up with TapTrack to make our Credential Verification Service even better. Now, you can use your CVS ID badges to have works check-in and check-out of a work site—one more way CVS [...]

By | August 11th, 2017|Card Technology, Videos|

InstantCard—Secure Enough for The REAL ID Act.

In 2005, congress passed the REAL ID Act—establishing security standards for IDs to be federally recognized. (Officially, this is referred to as “H.R.1268: Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Tsunami [...]

By | August 8th, 2017|News, Security|

Baptist Children’s Homes—Nonprofit of the Month

We have been partnered with Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina since 2009. They provide programs and services for children of all ages, teen mothers, single mothers and their children, developmentally disabled adults as well as [...]

By | August 1st, 2017|News, Nonprofit of the Month|

Designer Tip: What Should I Put On The Back Of My ID Card?

The back of your ID Card can be a great space to utilize. For any company I always recommend including an "If found" address on the back. That way, if an employee loses their ID card, [...]

By | July 5th, 2017|Design|

Casa Esperanza—Nonprofit of the Month

At InstantCard, we're proud to say that we've been working with Casa Esperanza since 2012. Based in Boston, they have been serving Latinos for more than thirty years. They provide innovative, culturally-relevant, and evidence-based approaches to chronic disease [...]

By | June 29th, 2017|News, Nonprofit of the Month|

Announcing Support for Adhesive Badges

Over the years, many InstantCard clients have asked us if we can print custom photo IDs on their existing "clamshell" badges.  These are the thick, hard plastic badges that are very commonly used to open doors [...]

By | June 10th, 2017|Card Technology, Design, Knowledge|

Designer Tip: Watermarks and When You Should Use Them

What is a watermark? A watermark is an image (normally the logo or other branding asset) that is put on the card with a transparency so it doesn't stand out in full color. It is typically [...]

By | May 30th, 2017|Design, Knowledge|

Variety Child Learning Center—Nonprofit of the Month

We've been working with the wonderful people at Variety Child Learning Center creating their employee ID badges since 2008. We are extremely proud of this partnership, as their commitment to special education and family support [...]

By | May 29th, 2017|News, Nonprofit of the Month|

InstantCard: the Epitome of “High-Tech High-Touch” Service

In 1981 John Naisbitt published a blockbuster book called Megatrends.  Of the 10 major trends he identified, one, which he called “High-Tech High-Touch”, was so profoundly important that it led to the publication of a second [...]

By | May 25th, 2017|Card Technology, Clients, Knowledge|