A new debit card offers rewards that can be applied to student loan debt. Consumer advocates urge caution.
A new digital-payment platform lets customers make purchases on the Web -- even if they don't have credit or debit cards.
On the heels of star-endorsed prepaid cards comes at least one new website. Will more follow?
Or maybe not. A published report says Bank of America is on the verge of revamping its rules and fees for checking accounts. B of A says that's not so.
Confusion exists about the difference between prepaid and traditional debit cards. Here are some facts that can help you.
As banks find new ways to make up for lost revenue, follow these steps to stay ahead of them.
There's now a stigma attached to prepaid debit cards because of high fees and few benefits. Here's how they could clean up their image.
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