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Prepaid Credit Cards

Good-bye checking account, hello prepaid card

Written by Maryalene LaPonsie
Posted On: January 18, 2013

The big banks are tired of you leeching off them. For years, they have given you free checking in the hopes you would also take out a mortgage, run up your credit card balance or stash away a tidy sum in your savings account. But instead, you've been content to use your checking account and bypass [...]

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Two sides of Suze Orman's prepaid card

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: January 12, 2012

Orman's Approved Card has launched an epic debate on the merits of prepaid cards. [...]

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Why 2012 will be the year of prepaid credit cards

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: January 6, 2012

Prepaid credit cards have gotten a bad rap over the years. 2012 could be the year they get the respect they deserve. [...]

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BillMyParents: the sequel

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: July 27, 2011

Our spoof review of prepaid cards for teens results in a friendly "visit" from the BillMyParents folks. [...]

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Will prepaid credit card fees drop thanks to failed lawsuit against Kardashians?

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: June 14, 2011

The Kardashians are off the hook for a $75 million lawsuit. Will prepaid card issuers take notice and reduce their fees? [...]

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Teenage dream: the BillMyParents prepaid card

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: June 7, 2011

What, me worry? Your kids sure won't. [...]

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Benefits of Credit Cards often Trump the Convenience of Debit Cards

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Posted On: July 13, 2009

Debit cards offer convenience and are becoming increasingly popular with consumers, but they still don't offer many of the same benefits as credit cards do. [...]

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