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    Warning: You’re Paying Too Much for Your Prepaid Card

    If you’re like most people, you’re paying higher fees with your prepaid card than you have to. Here’s how to avoid some of the most common fees that prepaid card users pay.   Our recent survey of prepaid card users suggested some good news and some bad news for prepaid card users. The good news is that […]

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    RushCard Jump Starts the Season with a Holiday Giveaway

    image courtesy of   Who couldn’t use a bonus the holiday season? Well, if you use the , you might be in line for a holiday surprise. RushCard has launched its “Fall” Sweepstakes offering $250 prizes to 50 families during the holiday season and nine $1,000 grand prizes. It’s the kind of contest I […]

    Millennials and Prepaid Debit Cards: A Survey of Views, Selection, and Use in 2018

    In 2014, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia published a report that showed a high incidence of use of prepaid debit cards1 by millennials. And it revealed that many perceptions about prepaid cards just didn’t hold water, at least not among this age group. Prepaid cards have evolved over the years. New prepaid cards have […]

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    Walmart Offers MoneyCard Users Bonus for Wireless Plans

    Walmart is offering a little extra incentive for MoneyCard users to add wireless service. For a limited time, Walmart will pay MoneyCard users $15 when they sign up for Walmart Family Mobile. Walmart Family Mobile is Walmart’s no-contract wireless service. It offers 4 mobile plans with unlimited data, talk, and text. Walmart Family Mobile uses […]

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    TaxSlayer Launches New Prepaid Card with Green Dot

    TaxSlayer announced this week that it is launching the new TaxSlayer Prepaid Visa Card. Launched on the Green Dot platform, the new prepaid card will be available for the upcoming 2018 tax season. According to the press release, TaxSlayer completed 10 million state and federal e-files in 2018 and issued 12 billion dollars in refunds. […]