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A Preference For Debit

A Preference For Debit

Visa, the largest payment network, says that spending on debit cards exceeded credit card spending for the first time during the last quarter of 2008. The trend has continued this year.

Visa Debit Preference Chart

Visa, the largest payment network, says that spending on debit cards exceeded credit card spending for the first time during the last quarter of 2008. The trend has continued this year.