All articles tagged Prepaid Cards (6)

17 Best Prepaid Debit Cards with No Fees for 2018

17 Best Prepaid Debit Cards with No Fees for 2018

Paying fees stinks. Like, dirty gym socks wrapped around an old egg salad sandwich stinks. Unfortunately, fees are also a fact of life — especially when you're dealing with money. Yes, these days it can seem like you pay fees on your money no matter whether you're trying to earn it (taxes), store it (bank accounts), or spend it (credit and debit cards). For some folks, prepaid debit cards can be a no-fuss way to cash paychecks and make a few purchases without needing to deal... read more »

How Intercash Helps Clients Successfully Launch and Maintain Internal and External Prepaid Card Programs

How Intercash Helps Clients Successfully Launch and Maintain Internal and External Prepaid Card Programs

In a Nutshell: Many companies use prepaid cards to issue internal payments, disburse rebates, and distribute other external monetary benefits because it's faster and cheaper than sending paper checks. But the systems required to issue and maintain this method of payment are complex, costly, and unattainable to some companies. Intercash has spent the last 18 years perfecting what was once Canada’s first prepaid card issuance program. The company leverages its experience and technology... read more »

7 Best Reloadable Credit Cards Online (2018)

7 Best Reloadable Credit Cards Online (2018)

Credit cards are a convenient and effective way to pay for all sorts of goods or services without having to carry cash. Nothing’s easier than pulling out that little piece of plastic when it comes time to settle the bill. However, credit cards can also cause problems if you don’t carefully monitor your spending and budget. One alternative used by people who either can’t qualify for a credit card or choose not to use credit cards is to rely on a reloadable card — also known as a... read more »

Chase Prepaid Card — Liquid Debit Card Review & Top 5 Alternatives

Chase Prepaid Card — Liquid Debit Card Review & Top 5 Alternatives

When I opened my first checking account, I thought it was about the coolest thing ever. In return for opening a totally free account, I received a giant book of checks and a sweet signup bonus: my very own George Foreman Grill. Now, not only could I use the power of my pen to make a purchase -- but I could cut the fat and seal in the flavor. Nowadays, most checking accounts are dripping with fees, not flavor. In today's digital world, though, it's hard to escape the need for a... read more »

11 Best Prepaid Cards to Use Abroad in 2018

11 Best Prepaid Cards to Use Abroad in 2018

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 pre-load them with the local currency before you leave home. Finally, since a prepaid travel card isn’t a credit card, it requires no credit check or top-tier credit score. There are prepaid cards designed for all types of travelers and destinations. US Travelers | UK Travelers | Euro... 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 a little concerned about global economics should seriously consider signing up for the card that’s based on gold and silver bullion rather than government-backed currencies. If that sounds a little paranoid and survivalist to you, there are actually some pretty good reasons to want a card... read more »