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19 Aug, 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...


08 Aug, 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...


15 May, 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...


07 Feb, 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...


07 Feb, 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...


26 Nov, 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,...


19 Nov, 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...


15 Nov, 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...


01 Nov, 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...


11 Oct, 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"...


10 Sep, 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...


30 Aug, 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...


08 Aug, 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....


01 Aug, 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...


01 Aug, 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 -...


30 Jul, 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...


24 Jul, 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...


26 Jun, 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...


25 Jun, 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...


15 Jun, 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/...


12 Jun, 2012, 06:00 ET Visa Launches Video Game to Help Educate Youth on Balancing Savings with Prudent Spending to Reach Financial Goals

Game launch coincides with sponsorship of financial literacy panel at International Economic Forum of the Americas Conference of Montreal,...


15 May, 2012, 07:00 ET Now Serving... Visa at Tim Hortons

Canadians can now use Visa cards at Tim Hortons restaurants and Visa Debit online at www.timhortons.com TORONTO, May 15, 2012 /CNW/ - Visa and...


09 May, 2012, 06:00 ET Visa Debit Takes Flight with Air Canada

Canada's largest airline now flying high with Visa Debit payment technology TORONTO, May 9, 2012 /CNW/ - Visa Canada and Air Canada today...


11 Apr, 2012, 09:00 ET Visa Strategy Manager Boosts Issuer Fraud Detection

Helps issuers better pinpoint and stop fraud before it happens TORONTO, April 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) announced today a new...


10 Apr, 2012, 08:00 ET #VisaCanada Understands that Sometimes - #HockeyLoveHurts…

Canadian fans and their friends can make it to the Stanley Cup® Final, even if their team doesn't TORONTO, April 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -...