These cards have lower fees and better terms than they did a few years ago, but they do have drawbacks.
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Be a responsible and thoughtful owner, and both will reward you handsomely.
Parents like to use these cards to give allowances or emergency cash to older kids, but they have other uses that probably haven’t occurred to you.
Prepaid cards are known for coming with a lot of fees — but some aren’t so bad, Consumer Reports says.
If you’re a frequent user of PayPal, this prepaid debit card has some great features.
Prepaid payroll cards can make money for banks, and save money for the employers who use them, but they come with heavy fees for employees, many of whom are already earning low wages.
Does your holiday spending still have you drowning in a sea of credit card debt? Here’s how to quickly slash those outstanding balances.
After the Target data breach, consumers should know the risks and benefits of debit vs. credit cards to know what they’re getting into when they pay.
One of the most sophisticated cybercrime attacks ever was pulled off with the help of ‘cashing crews’ that accessed massive numbers of ATMs.
Your credit card may be more valuable than you think. These are the types of benefits you should be looking for when you’re shopping for a new card or wondering what your current card provides.
Where’s all that money you “saved” by shopping sales, daily deal sites and the like? Savvy shoppers know how to cut costs – but savvy SAVERS hang on to the proceeds.
The ripoffs are the same old deal, but now MoneyPak is an acceptable method to part you from your money.
Prepaid cards are a way to train your teen to use plastic responsibly without the risks of credit cards. Just get one with the lowest possible fees.
Prepaid cards can be a useful alternative to credit cards and checking accounts, but they vary radically in cost and convenience. Here’s what to look for.
It’s a common question: What happens to your credit when you cancel a credit card? Also, if you’re going to cancel a credit card, here’s how to do it right.
Everyone wants a 0 percent credit card, but what’s the catch? Here’s a simple checklist you can use to uncover potential flies in the ointment.
This card offers generous rewards for frequent L.L.Bean shoppers.
The recent massive data breach at Target has many questioning why U.S. credit cards haven’t switched to the more secure chip and PIN technology found elsewhere in the world.
Getting Social Security payments by prepaid debit card or direct deposit hasn’t worked out well for all recipients.
With many gift cards, if someone steals it and uses it up, you’re out of luck. But sometimes you do have options.