From helping communities recover from natural disasters, to working with merchants in Sochi to prepare for the 2014 Olympic Games, Visa is a partner of governments around the world.
The shift to electronic payments has had a positive effect on economic growth around the world, bringing more people into the financial mainstream and enabling smoother, more efficient commerce.
As part of its preparations for the Games, Visa and its partners are on-the-ground working with merchants and the Olympic Committee to help ensure that Russia plays host to the greatest winter games ever.
VisaNet invests in innovations that help people, businesses and communities grow and prosper.
Constant innovation to our network brings secure, reliable and convenient payments to financial institutions, merchants and people everywhere like never before.
The Nebraska Child Support Payment Center determined that paying benefits electronically saved taxpayer money and ensured that recipients got the benefits they need.
The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society and Navy Federal Credit Union partnered with Visa to provide interest-free loans on Visa Prepaid cards within 24 hours to the victims of the Tennessee flood.
Banco do Brasil and Visa introduced the Defesa Civil Visa card to help the mayor of the town purchase food, equipment and shelter for the victims displaced by the disaster.