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Investing in the ecosystem

Investing in the ecosystem

At Visa, trust, security and reliability are fundamental to everything we do. As a leading payments technology company, we take seriously our responsibility to maintain the global ecosystem and continually improve capabilities that enable individuals, [...]

Keep the happy in your holidays

Keep the happy in your holidays

The season for scouring stores and websites for the best deals is upon us. While shoppers are busy trying to get the biggest bargain, fraudsters and scammers are also busy targeting consumers who have their [...]

Safety in numbers: Raising the industry’s security bar

Safety in numbers: Raising the industry’s security bar

Avirtual army of sophisticated and interconnected cybercriminal organizations has spread across the globe with one goal in mind: to access the value of data. Ninety percent of the world’s data was created in the [...]

Holiday sales season looks merry and bright

Holiday sales season looks merry and bright

Wrapping up a solid year for consumer spending is a new forecast from Visa Business & Economic Insights that suggests U.S. holiday spending* will grow 4.1 percent (YoY) on all forms of payment. ([...]

Content and conversation at Money20/20

Content and conversation at Money20/20

Money20/20 is a major gathering celebrating payments and financial services innovation for connected commerce. It brings together thousands of professionals from the worlds of mobile, retail, marketing services, data and technology to network and [...]

A company on a mission for “everyone, everywhere”

A company on a mission for “everyone, everywhere”

Diversity and inclusion aren’t just good ideas, they are good business ideas. A 2015 report from McKinsey found that companies with the highest gender, racial and ethnic diversity are 35 percent more likely to [...]

Visa brings installment payment options to the US

Visa brings installment payment options to the US

The millennial generation is like no other, especially when it comes to matters of the wallet. Sixty percent of millennials in the U.S. said that they are interested in point-of-sale financing for large online [...]

Visa celebrates 25 years of ecommerce

Visa celebrates 25 years of ecommerce

25 years ago, shopping malls reigned supreme, Neiman Marcus introduced the ‘gift card’1, and Pizza Hut started accepting online orders for the first time. Shoppers did not have the luxury of buying anything they [...]