Visa Tops Forecast on Debit Card Strength

Visa topped Wall Street's earnings expectations, as the credit card giant smartly shifted its focus to debit cards, which consumers are using more frequently for non-discretionary purchases such as gas or food. The company boosted its revenue outlook for 2011 to boot.

Black Friday: Debit card 'don'ts'

Even though the most recent consumer credit reports show credit card debt is declining, consumer's debit cards are getting quite a workout. Debit...