Walmart MoneyCard Launches Free Cash Loads

    Walmart enhances the MoneyCard with free cash loads at Walmart stores and new “family accounts” for families with teens. While Walmart’s MoneyCard has long been on our list of the best prepaid cards, it recently launched some new benefits for MoneyCard users to make it that much better. At the top of the list–free cash […]

    Can You Get a Prepaid Card Without a Social Security Number? Yes, but…

    You can get a prepaid debit card without a social security number. But if you have one and just don’t want to provide it, your options are limited. Those without an SSN may have an alternative. While it’s pretty hard to live and work in the U.S. without a Social Security Number, some people don’t […]

    Walmart MoneyCard Users Give a $2 Billion Thumbs Up to Savings Vault

    Two years after Walmart launched its MoneyCard savings vault feature, user deposits cross the $2 billion mark. Walmart announced last week that their prepaid card customers have moved $2 billion to their “savings vault” since it launched the feature two years ago. The savings feature allows users to transfer money from their card balance to […]

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    New Credit Score Options May Increase Your Score

    UltraFICO and Experian Boost offer new credit score options for potential borrowers. But there’s a trade-off. Here’s what you need to know. Experian and Fair Isaac will soon launch new credit score options that may provide a boost to those with lower scores. Experian, one of the big three credit reporting agencies, has announced what […]

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    Kroger Launches Its Own Pay App with Added In-Store Rewards

      If you’re a weekly Kroger shopper, you might make room for one more app on that crowded smartphone. As reported by, Cincinnati-based grocery giant The Kroger Co. has launched a proprietary mobile-payments service, Kroger Pay, and an accompanying Kroger Rewards debit card. Kroger Pay, available for iOS and Android mobile devices, is a quick-response code-based mobile-payment […]