Why Does Capital One Focus on Credit Cards?

Matthew Frankel, CFP, The Motley Fool

Capital One (NYSE: COF) is one of the biggest credit card lenders in the United States, and it focuses more on this type of lending than most of its commercial banking peers do. In this Fool Live video clip from our Nov. 16, 2020, Industry Focus show, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, discuss why the credit card business can be so attractive. Matt Frankel: In Capital One's case, their deposit portfolio is enough to cover their entire lending operation.