Prepaid card users to get more protections

Apr 8, 2019
The protections for prepaid debit cards are now the same as those extended to users of debit cards tied to bank accounts.
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JPMorgan Chase settles debit card lawsuit with former inmates

Aug 5, 2016
Pennsylvania artist Jesse Krimes, the lead plaintiff in the case, joins us to talk about fair treatment for former inmates.
Pennsylvania artist Jesse Krimes at his art show in Chelsea.
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Bad transactions can lead to losing your bank account

Jun 23, 2014
How does a man with a six-figure income have no bank account?

Report spotlights fees on college-sponsored student cards

Feb 14, 2014
Colleges can include surprising fees on prepaid and debit cards.

'Did you know there's a pimp in your wallet?'

Feb 7, 2014
Why this small business owner believes in the power of cash over plastic.

Free checking accounts weren't making banks money. Go figure.

Feb 6, 2014
More and more banks introduce fees for checking accounts

Retailers score as judge rules debit card fees are too high

Aug 1, 2013
A judge has ruled the fees banks have been charging retailers for each and every debit-card transaction are too high.

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Payroll debit cards: Know your rights

Jul 5, 2013
In a new digital era, payroll debit cards are becoming increasingly popular. But be sure you are aware of the fees associated with them.

Shoppers may pay fees for using plastic

Jul 10, 2012
Retailers hoping to offset fees they pay to Visa and MasterCard may soon be able to charge shoppers for paying with plastic instead of cash.
Retailers hoping to offset fees they pay to Visa and MasterCard may soon be able to charge shoppers for paying with plastic instead of cash.
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CFPB to regulate prepaid debit cards

May 23, 2012
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau takes aim at hidden fees for prepaid debit cards, the fastest growing form of payment in the U.S.
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