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May 09, 2018, 07:00 ET Visa and PayPal extend partnership to accelerate adoption of digital and mobile payments in Canada

Digital partnership will enhance the payment experience online, in-app and in store for consumers in Canada TORONTO, May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Visa...


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 giving...


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 back-to-school buys ...


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 students...


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 2012....


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, 2012...


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 literacy...


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 Canada's ...


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 Canada is ...


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. (NYSE:V), ...


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 visitors...


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 - stocking...


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 Emilie...


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 2012...


Apr 11, 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...


Apr 10, 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/ - Canadian...


Mar 30, 2012, 08:00 ET Travel Spend Climbs to Pre-Recession Levels According to Visa Insights

Brazil proves to be a formidable contributor to the global tourism economy, increasing outbound spend by 32 per cent SAN FRANCISCO, CA, March 30,...


Jan 21, 2011, 09:00 ET Canadian fans can win great prizes by pledging allegiance to their favourite NHL team through new online program

#VisaCanada offers silver lining when Hockey Love Hurts (#HockeyLoveHurts) TORONTO, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ - To view this Social Media Release, please...