American Express (NYSE:AXP) and Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) often serve different parts of the credit card market, but both companies could be winning stocks going forward. In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, banking analyst David Hanson is joined by Fool contributor Patrick Morris to rank five credit card-related stocks. The guys rank:

  • MasterCard (NYSE: MA)
  • Visa (NYSE: V)
  • Discover Financial Services
  • Capital One (NYSE: COF)
  • American Express

But could the days of carrying credit cards be coming to an end?
The plastic in your wallet is about to go the way of the typewriter, the VCR, and the 8-track tape player. When it does, a handful of investors could stand to get very rich. You can join them -- but you must act now. An eye-opening new presentation reveals the full story on why your credit card is about to be worthless -- and highlights one little-known company sitting at the epicenter of an earth-shaking movement that could hand early investors the kind of profits we haven't seen since the dot-com days. Click here to watch this stunning video.


David Hanson owns shares of American Express. Patrick Morris owns shares of Discover Financial Services. The Motley Fool recommends American Express, MasterCard, and Visa. The Motley Fool owns shares of Capital One Financial., MasterCard, and Visa. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.