Debit cards have become the darling of retailers -- the preferred type of customer payment for groceries over checks, credit cards and even cash. Retailers, though, are calling on the financial community to better educate consumers about card usage and raise confidence in the payment option. They told SN they want to see more debit card action for three key reasons: Lower fees. Processing fees for debit card payments, charged on a per transaction basis, are lower than that for credit ...

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