Consumers and retailers have different points of view about how payments are made, and different preferences.

According to Ernst & Young's "Survey of Retail Payment Systems," published by the retailing trade magazine Chain Store Age and sponsored by Visa U.S.A., retailers overestimate the role that credit card acceptance plays in attracting customers.

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