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Black Friday shopping craze catching on in UK

...bargains in the run-up to Christmas.Visa Europe thinks the U.K.'s "love affair...which would make it the biggest day in Visa's e-commerce history in the U.K...said Kevin Jenkins, managing director at Visa Europe.The growth in online shopping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-26/black-friday-shopping-craz
What small business can expect in the new Congress

...secure are expected to make it difficult for Congress to pass comprehensive immigration legislation. Many small businesses want visa programs expanded because they can't find enough workers in the U.S. But Obama could issue executive orders to address immigration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-07/what-small-business-can-ex
Visa, MasterCard renew push for chip cards

NEW YORK - Visa and MasterCard are renewing a push to speed...card-related losses, but companies such as Visa and MasterCard stand to lose too, if data...that's destroyed," says Ellen Ritchey, Visa's chief enterprise risk officer.In March...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-23/visa-mastercard-renew-push
Man sought in armed robbery

...Dollar General at 3250 Deans Bridge Road where an unknown black male pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded several prepaid Visa cards, according to an incident report from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.After receiving the cards, the suspect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-29/man-sought-armed-robbe
City's big high school rivalry is the Game of the Week

...Josey this Friday in The Augusta Chronicle's Game of the Week.Stop by The Augusta Chronicle booth for a chance to win a $25 Visa gift card. Our team will be there promoting our new Augusta High School Football App, featuring team pages, latest scores...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-10-14/citys-big-hi
Midland Valley-Airport is the Game of the Week

...Chronicle's Game of the Week, figures to have major consequences.Stop by The Augusta Chronicle booth for a chance to win a $25 Visa gift card. Our team will be there promoting our new Augusta High School Football App, featuring team pages, latest scores...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-10-20/midland-vall
The infection has spread

...open-borders policy that allowed an Ebola-infected and unemployed Liberian, Thomas Duncan, to enter the country on a temporary visa in September ? a full five months after warnings the west African outbreak could make it to the U.S.Common sense would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-15/infection-has-spread
Blood on their hands

...health-care workers, who contracted the 70-percent fatal virus after caring for a Liberian allowed to enter the country on a visa, were in contact with who knows how many people before being hospitalized, including 132 passengers on a crowded Cleveland-to-Dallas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-17/blood-their-hands
US stock market has best week in nearly 2 years

...companies next week, when 159 members of the S&P 500 index report. Those companies include Merck, Exxon Mobil, Chevron and Visa.The price of oil fell Friday on further evidence of ample supplies and weak demand. Benchmark U.S. crude fell $1.08...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-24/us-stock-market-has-best-w
Obama announces plan to tighten security for debit cards used for federal benefits

...support small businesses that upgrade their payment terminals with more secure standards, and a program by payments processor Visa Inc. to inform consumers and merchants about the new technologies.Obama's executive order also calls for the government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-17/obama-announces-plan-tight