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Aug 19, 2013, 06:00 ET

Canadians can boost their charitable giving with Visa payWave It Forward

Visa survey shows 56 per cent of Canadians wish they could give more to charity TORONTO, Aug. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadians are passionate about...

Aug 08, 2013, 09:00 ET

Canadians Go Back to Basics for Back-to-School

Visa Canada survey shows shoppers looking online for better prices and deals - 79 per cent of shoppers will be going online to find...

May 15, 2013, 06:00 ET

Prom offers teachable moment for parents of high schoolers

Visa's free Plan'It Prom app helps parents and teens enjoy prom without overspending TORONTO, May 15, 2013 /CNW/ - As Canadian high school...

Feb 07, 2013, 09:00 ET

The Power of Electronic Payments Stimulates Economic Growth in Canada

Study Concludes that Debit and Credit Card Usage Boosted Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Canada, and Global GDP by $983 Billion between 2008 and...

Feb 07, 2013, 07:20 ET

2013 Visa Infinite Dining Series Showcases Unforgettable Culinary Experiences

Visa Infinite cardholders invited to indulge in exclusive dining experiences with some of Canada's most famous culinary personalities and...

Nov 26, 2012, 12:00 ET

New Visa Consumer Authentication Service Combats eCommerce Fraud

Visa information product provides powerful online fraud detection while minimizing friction for eCommerce transactions SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 26,...

Nov 19, 2012, 06:00 ET

Tim Hortons and Visa payWave brew up a faster payment solution

Visa's contactless technology now available at participating Tim Hortons restaurants TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Visa Canada and Tim Hortons...

Nov 15, 2012, 06:00 ET

Ready, set, click: Canadians seeking cross-border deals online

Visa Canada survey reveals that among online shoppers 44 per cent of Canadians intend to take advantage of "Black Friday and Cyber Monday" online...

Nov 01, 2012, 06:00 ET

Visa Canada Adds to Roster of Online Financial Literacy Games with Launch of Peter Pig's Money Counter

Game release coincides with Financial Literacy Month and Credit Education Week Canada, reinforcing Visa's commitment to improving financial...

Oct 11, 2012, 06:00 ET

Visa Canada and Plan Canada team up to provide financial literacy education tools to girls

TORONTO, Oct. 11, 2012 /CNW/ - Returning as a sponsor for the second year, Visa Canada is pleased to support Plan Canada's "Because I am a Girl"...

Sep 10, 2012, 06:00 ET

Electronic payments drive nearly one quarter of Canadian GDP growth over the past 25 years

Research by IHS identified travel and tourism, business impact and e-commerce as major drivers of electronic payments' positive influence on...

Aug 30, 2012, 12:55 ET

Visa Cardholders 'Share the Spotlight' at the Toronto International Film Festival®

Visa Canada offers cardholders exclusive online and in-person access as a major sponsor of the Festival TORONTO, Aug. 30, 2012 /CNW/ - Visa...

Aug 08, 2012, 12:01 ET

Visa Account Holders Contribute $1.4 Billion to UK Tourism Economy During the London 2012 Olympic Games

Week two of Olympic Games brings additional US$716.7 million in spend on Visa accounts TORONTO, Aug. 8, 2012 /CNW/ - According to Visa Inc....

Aug 01, 2012, 19:30 ET

International Travellers Spent US$700 Million on Their Visa Accounts During Opening Week of London 2012 Olympic Games

Travellers Significantly Impact International Tourism Economy TORONTO, Aug. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - According to Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), international...

Aug 01, 2012, 07:30 ET

Visa Canada Survey Uncovers This Year's Spending Trends for Back-to-School Shopping

TORONTO, Aug. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - As summer rolls into August, students across the country will soon begin preparing for another school year -...

Jul 30, 2012, 12:31 ET

Visa Celebrates Emilie Heyman's Medal Performance with Real-Time Congratulatory Commercial

TORONTO, July 30, 2012 /CNW/ - Visa, a Worldwide Olympic Games Sponsor for 26 years, introduced a new congratulatory commercial celebrating...

Jul 24, 2012, 02:00 ET

Visa Showcases the Future of Payments at the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games

LONDON, July 24, 2012 /CNW/ - Visa, a worldwide partner of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, today announced that during the London...

Jun 26, 2012, 08:45 ET

Visa Debit Launches at TD Canada Trust

Enhanced Visa Debit card offers TD Canada Trust customers convenience, security and flexibility TORONTO, June 26, 2012 /CNW/ - Visa Canada today...

Jun 25, 2012, 07:30 ET

Direct Cash Payments Inc. (TSX:DCI) ("DirectCash") announces initiative with Visa Canada to help make ATM transactions more accessible for visitors to Canada

TORONTO, June 25, 2012 /CNW/ - DirectCash, a leading provider of white label ATMs in Canada, announced today that it has teamed up with Visa...

Jun 15, 2012, 07:00 ET

Canadian Fans Rock out to New Visa Infinite Music Series

Visa Infinite provides cardholders unprecedented access to some of the world's top artists and musical experiences TORONTO, June 15, 2012 /CNW/...