Guide to Prepaid Debit Card Fees (and how to avoid them)

    All prepaid debit cards come with fees. Some more than others. In this guide, we examine the types of prepaid debit card fees most frequently encountered and give you tips on how to avoid them. Every prepaid card charges some type of fee–even the low fee cards. But understanding those fees will not only help […]

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    5 Prepaid Debit Cards with a High Interest Savings Account

    Several popular prepaid debit cards come with a high yield savings account option. These accounts can pay as much as 5% APY or more on your savings. Here’s a list of the top 5 prepaid debit cards with a high interest savings account. Prepaid debit cards provide an alternative to traditional checking accounts. For some, […]

    How to Choose a Reloadable Prepaid Debit Card

    Getting a prepaid debit card that meets your financial needs and offers low fees can be a chore. With this guide, we walk you through the key factors and considerations on how to choose a prepaid debit card. The number of prepaid debit cards has grown considerably over the past few years. That’s great for […]

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    How to Transfer Money from a Bank Account to a Prepaid Debit Card

    A simple and free way to load cash onto a prepaid debit card is to use a bank transfer. You can transfer money online, and it takes just a day or two for the money to become available. In this article, we walk through how to transfer money from a bank account to a prepaid […]

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    How to Set Up Direct Deposit to a Prepaid Debit Card

    Most reloadable prepaid debit cards accept direct deposit of payroll checks and government benefits. And setting up direct deposit is easy. Here we show you the benefits of and how to set up direct deposit to a prepaid debit card. Direct deposit is electronically depositing a paycheck or government benefit check directly into your prepaid card […]