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 […]

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    P2P Transfer Options for Prepaid Debit Cardholders

    P2P apps like Venmo and Square Cash are everywhere. But which ones can you use with prepaid cards? Here are the most popular options and one just for prepaid card users. You’re out to dinner with friends, and the check arrives. If you reach for your phone to chip in, you’re in good company. 82.5 […]