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A Guide to Rebuilding Bad Credit with Secured Credit Cards

March 13th, 2019 · No Comments · Credit Cards, Credit Rebuild, Credit Repair, Prepaid Cards

Having a good credit score is not only crucial for making large purchases for things such as homes, vehicles, and high-end appliances, but it’s also necessary to obtain low-interest loans, employment at specific companies, and some residential renting approvals. Essentially, secured credit cards offer a way for individuals with unestablished or poor credit scores to […]

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Prepaid Card Company NetSpend Delayed Consumer Access to Money for Weeks: FTC

November 11th, 2016 · No Comments · Prepaid Cards

Managing your finances isn’t easy without a checking account. That’s why many consumers who don’t have one turn to prepaid cards. They can load them with money and use it in place of a regular debit card. Unfortunately for many customers of NetSpend, the FTC says this tool that should have made consumers’ financial lives easier only made things worse.

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New Rules Make Prepaid Cards Better

October 5th, 2016 · No Comments · Prepaid Cards

At best, prepaid cards are a helpful convenience. At worst, they are a confusing expense. To bridge the gap between the two, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has finalized new prepaid card rules set to go into effect next year. Here’s what to expect.

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