All articles tagged Prepaid Cards (6)

11 Best “Prepaid Cards” to Use Abroad (2016)

11 Best “Prepaid Cards” to Use Abroad (2016)

The advantages of prepaid cards are obvious: they’re safer than cash, easy to get, universally accepted and convenient to use. Some prepaid cards can even save you on exchange fees if you... read more »

New GolVerCard is Backed by Gold and Silver Bullion

New GolVerCard is Backed by Gold and Silver Bullion

Many people have “gold” cards, but how many of us have cards that are backed by actual precious metal reserves? If the creators of the new GolVerCard have it right, anyone who is even... read more »

Should You Get a Prepaid Debit Card?

Should You Get a Prepaid Debit Card?

Many people still say cash is king, but a cash-only life is difficult and unrealistic. What if you want to pay your bills online, take advantage of online shopping or buy your movie ticket in... read more »

CFPB Cracks Down on the Prepaid Card Industry

CFPB Cracks Down on the Prepaid Card Industry

The use of prepaid cards as a convenient method of payment has grown substantially in the U.S. in recent years. From an average of more than $10 billion in sales in 2007 to nearly $100 billion... read more »

How to Choose the Best Prepaid Credit Cards as a Gift

How to Choose the Best Prepaid Credit Cards as a Gift

Some people are easy to shop for, but others never know what they want or don’t ever like what you buy them. Why not get them a prepaid credit card loaded up with the amount of money of your... read more »

3% of People Use Prepaid Credit Cards When Traveling Abroad

3% of People Use Prepaid Credit Cards When Traveling Abroad

When it comes to trips overseas, travelers still mainly use cash and almost never use prepaid credit cards. According to a new study, 48 percent of travelers reported using local currency to... read more »