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Americans are on track to rack up nearly $1.3 trillion in credit cad purchases this year in VISA and MasterCard. Adding in American Express and Discover could push the figure to more than $1.7 trillion. According to CardData (“www.carddata.com”:http://www.carddata.com) VISA U.S. credit card purchase dollar volume (PDV) is growing at a 13% annual rate compared to MasterCard’s 10% clip. During the second quarter of this year VISA posted $190.2 billion in consumer credit card PDV and MasterCard had $129.0 billion in credit card PDV. VISA had $152.9 billion in consumer credit card PDV and $37.3 billion in commercial credit card PDV. Over the past three years VISA and MasterCard quarterly PDV has grown 38% from $231.5 billion.

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|_2. U.S. V/MC CREDIT CARD HISTORICAL |
|_2. (Purchase Volume Only) |
|_. 2Q/03: | $231.5 billion |
|_. 3Q/03: | $243.5 billion |
|_. 4Q/03: | $259.6 billion |
|_. 1Q/04: | $237.3 billion |
|_. 2Q/04: | $257.8 billion |
|_. 3Q/04: | $266.3 billion |
|_. 4Q/04: | $283.8 billion |
|_. 1Q/05: | $254.3 billion |
|_. 2Q/05: | $286.1 billion |
|_. 3Q/05: | $298.6 billion |
|_. 4Q/05: | $315.6 billion |
|_. 1Q/06: | $285.2 billion |
|_. 2Q/06: | $319.2 billion |
|_2. Source: CardData (“www.carddata.com”:http://www.carddata.com) |

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