MasterCard Worldwide advances global commerce by providing a critical link between financial institutions and millions of businesses, cardholders and merchants worldwide. Through the company's roles as a franchisor, processor and advisor, MasterCard develops and markets secure, convenient and rewarding payment solutions, seamlessly processes more than 16 billion payments each year, and provides industry-leading analysis and consulting services that drive business growth for its banking customers and merchants. With more than one billion cards issued through its family of brands, including MasterCard®, Maestro® and Cirrus®, MasterCard serves consumers and businesses in more than 210 countries and territories, and is a partner to 25,000 of the world's leading financial institutions. No payment card is more widely accepted than MasterCard, which is accepted at more than 30 million acceptance locations worldwide. For more information go to www.mastercardworldwide.com
The two interlocking circles symbolize MasterCard's promise of quality, which has been incorporated into the distinctive logos of each of our brands to communicate the complementary relationships among them.
Internationally, MasterCard is a partner to 25,000 of the world's leading financial institutions, serving consumers in 210 countries and territories.
Our Programs and Services
MasterCard Canada manages a full range of payment programs and services, including MasterCard credit cards, Maestro online debit cards, Cirrus ATM cash access, and related programs.
For Our Member Financial Institutions:
As a payments leader, MasterCard Canada strives to develop strategic marketing programs to build greater awareness for our brand and in turn increase business for the financial institutions that issue MasterCard cards. We maintain standards and procedures for the acceptance and settlement of member transactions on a global basis; provide a global communications network for the electronic transfer of information and funds among our issuing financial institutions, and enhance and support marketing activities and operational functions of our member financial institutions in connection with MasterCard Canada's programs and services.
For Our Cardholders:
Whether you are looking for a consumer, business or corporate card, or a card with low rates that earns rewards and supports your favourite team or charity, MasterCard Canada is committed to continuously improving our products and services and in turn the lives of our cardholders. By providing you with detailed information on each of our cards as well as useful information such as tips on credit management and access to worldwide emergency services in case your card is lost or stolen, MasterCard Canada always meets and exceeds our cardholders' needs.
For Our Communities:
MasterCard Canada is an active corporate citizen. We are proud to sponsor several of Canada's most celebrated sporting associations such as the Canadian Hockey League and National Hockey League along with professional golf events. We are also an active supporter of Big Brothers Big Sisters Canada.
And, we make it easy for our cardholders to show their support by offering official MasterCard cards featuring favourite Canadian teams and sports. After all, there are some things money can't buy. For everything else, there's MasterCard.