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Thursday, August 25, 2011 - 11:41 AM
No doubt about it, debit card usage is a big part of the new normal on Main Street these days as consumers try to manage credit card debt.
According to the TSYS & Mercator Advisory Group Debit Survey 2011, debit is now the preferred payment type in most point-of-sale locations, beating cash, credit cards and checks.
But that doesn't mean you should use debit cards all the time. In fact, there are some places and times using a debit card is actually a lousy proposition.
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