Credit card use gaining momentum

Payments made with credit cards on the day after thanksgiving increased more than 7 percent. First data processes card transactions for millions of businesses. It says overall credit card purchases were up 9 percent in the second quarter of this year and more than 10.5 percent in the third quarter.

Credit card companies are also offering cards with more perks and rewards.

Copyright © 2022 WLS-TV. All Rights Reserved.