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Title: Determinants of debit cards acceptance: An empirical investigation

These days, most of the Malaysians realize that the consumption of debit card will help them to reduce the household debt. Thus, it is important to analyse the acceptance of debit cards for further enhancement and expanding its market share in Malaysia. In addition, there is lacked of research being conducted on the determinants affecting the acceptance of debit cards among Malaysians. Thus, the study aimed to investigate the factors affecting the acceptance of debit cards. This study focuses on payment methods, consumer attitude, and safety of debit card in acceptance of debit cards. Questionnaires were distributed to the 300 respondents. The sampling procedure adopted was stratified random sampling. The data obtained were analysed using SPSS 20.0 which involves scale reliability, descriptive and regression analysis. The result indicates that payment methods, consumer attitude and safety are the determinants of debit cards acceptance. Safety is the best predictor as most of the customers are confidents to use debit cards because of the security being developed around these debit card transactions. The analyses presented in this study can be used by policymakers and managers as a guide to promote banking products and services. The findings achieved in this study will be ofmore » interest for practitioners and academics concerned with developments of the Malaysian banking industry.« less
Authors:
; ;  [1] ;  [2] ;  [3]
  1. Faculty of Business and Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Melaka 75300 (Malaysia)
  2. Faculty of Technology Management And Technopreneurship, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia, Melaka 76100 (Malaysia)
  3. Faculty of Quantitative Science, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Sintok Kedah (Malaysia)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22390746
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: AIP Conference Proceedings; Journal Volume: 1635; Journal Issue: 1; Conference: ICOQSIA 2014: 3. International Conference on Quantitative Sciences and Its Applications, Langkawi, Kedah (Malaysia), 12-14 Aug 2014; Other Information: (c) 2014 AIP Publishing LLC; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
99 GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS; ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES; ATTITUDES; COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS; COMPETITION; MALAYSIA; MARKET; RANDOMNESS; REGRESSION ANALYSIS; RELIABILITY; SAFETY