Online Purchases with U.S.-Issued Visa Cards Top $5 Billion Over Thanksgiving Weekend
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"CyberMonday was a true star this year, generating a record
"With near-ubiquitous connectivity, mobile and social networks, consumers can now browse and shop using a host of devices, anytime and anywhere," said
About Visa Inc.
Visa is a global payments technology company that connects consumers, businesses, financial institutions, and governments in more than 200 countries and territories to fast, secure and reliable digital currency. Underpinning digital currency is one of the world's most advanced processing networks - VisaNet - that is capable of handling more than 24,000 transaction messages a second, with fraud protection for consumers and guaranteed payment for merchants. Visa is not a bank, and does not issue cards, extend credit or set rates and fees for consumers. Visa's innovations, however, enable its financial institution customers to offer consumers more choices: Pay now with debit, ahead of time with prepaid or later with credit products. For more information, visit www.corporate.visa.com.
Source: MARS SpendTrack. U.S. Issued Visa Authorizations Only
Click here for Visa's 2012 Peak Season media kit: https://corporate.visa.com/newsroom/media-kits/peak-season-2012.shtml
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