Visa Checkout makes holiday shopping simple

How easy is it to pay for your online holiday purchases with Visa Checkout? Watch ballerina Maria Kochetkova pay for gifts for her fellow dancers while they all dancing the Nutcracker. And in many cities, you can use Visa Checkout to buy your Nutcracker tickets, or tickets to a game or movie.

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Let Visa Checkout increase your football time

Once you’ve enrolled in Visa Checkout, you could pay for your pizza dinner without ending your family’s game of backyard touch football. Or over Thanksgiving weekend, when you’re channel surfing between multiple bowl games and you don’t want to miss any action, you can order a pizza and pay for it without getting off the couch or setting down your remote!

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Will you find a credit card in a Millennial’s wallet? Not likely.

Look into a Millennial’s wallet and what are the odds that you’ll see a credit card? Only 37%! Millennials, after weathering the Great Recession and becoming averse to financial risk, generally see a credit card as a means to spend money they don’t have and a sure-fire way to go into deep debt. Meanwhile, in the long term, by not using credit cards as a credit building tool, they could be putting their future credit at risk.

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The economics of Thanksgiving

If you’re like 88% of American households, you will sit down for a Thanksgiving dinner with a turkey. That turkey will weigh, on average, 16 pounds, and you’ll end up eating 3,000 calories. You’ll also be participating in one of the most crucial days in the U.S. economy. Learn some facts and stats about this special holiday and how you might save some money and eat fewer calories this year.

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