A new MasterCard study shows that shoppers spend more when they use 'contactless' -- or swipe-free -- credit cards.
As banking fees rise, more Americans are turning to prepaid cards -- but how do you decide if it's right for you?
The Durbin rule -- which lowered debit card fees for retailers -- is costing banks billions of dollars. Who'll pay?
Two Target shoppers were surprised to learn they'd been turned down for a Target REDcard debit card.
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?
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