Credit card issuers target the big spenders

Credit card issuers target the big spenders GRANT ROBERTSON — BANKING REPORTER From Friday’s Globe and Mail Published Thursday, Mar. 17, 2011 7:24PM EDT Last updated Friday, Mar. 18, 2011 6:58AM EDT   Canada is seeing a boom in premium credit cards as issuers battle for an exclusive brand of customer likely to keep on spending despite the[…]

Credit card fees spur protest

A small business lobby unveiled a campaign Thursday to get Canadian consumers to use debit cards or cash as a protest against what merchants say are too-high credit card merchant fees. The Canadian Federation of Independent Business is giving its 108,000 member businesses signs to be placed at cash registers and tables across the country[…]