Excessive use of credit cards, contributes to escalating consumer debt and
hurts small businesses. Credit Free Friday is a campaign that encourages Canadians to take a break from using their
credit cards, one Friday at a time, by paying with cash or Interac Debit.
How you pay matters
Credit cards are the most expensive form of payment for businesses, but some credit cards are worse than others. Use our calculator to see how much local businesses pay for different cards.