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Bluebird® American Express® Prepaid Debit Account

► 2022 Review, Application & Rates

"The Bluebird by American Express® card is a truly no-fee prepaid card option that provides all the benefits of banking, but it won't help you build your credit with responsible use."
- Toby Sembower,
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BEST OVERALL RATING

★★★★

4.0

OVERALL RATING

  • A reloadable prepaid debit account that can be used anywhere American Express® cards are accepted
  • Get your paycheck up to 2 days faster with free direct deposit
  • Shop with added confidence and Purchase Protection, which can help protect eligible purchases made with the card against accidental damage and theft for up to 120 days from the date of purchase
  • Get free ATM access at over 30,000 MoneyPass® ATM locations. It's free to add cash at Walmart and free to transfer money to other Bluebird Accountholders.
  • With Roadside Assistance, you can call us in case of emergency for coordination and assistance services to help you get on your way
  • Pay no monthly fees or foreign transaction fees
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Our Ratings By Category

Bad Credit
(Ranked #33 out of 37)
★★★★
4.0
Best Overall
★★★★
4.0
Prepaid
(Ranked #6 out of 16)
★★★★★
4.6

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