Checking Accounts

what is a prepaid debit card

What is a Prepaid Card? Pros and Cons of Prepaid Debit Cards

If you’re one of the 14.1 million adults in the U.S. without a checking account, a prepaid debit card may be your best option. A prepaid card allows you to pay with a card but still withdraw cash when you need it.

Amy Beardsley 31 May
Get Cash Back with a Debit Card

Where Can I Get Cash Back with a Debit Card?

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could combine a few errands into a single trip? Thanks to stores that give cash back on debit card purchases, you may be able to do your shopping and bank transactions in one location.

Amy Beardsley 30 May
types of debit cards

Visa and MasterCard Aren’t the Only Types of Debit Cards You Need to Know About

Your debit card is the most versatile card in your wallet. You can use it to buy something in person or online or withdraw cash from your bank account. Each type of debit card has its own advantages and drawbacks.

Cat Alford 06 May
Where to Cash a Check: Man Writing a Personal Check

Where to Cash a Check When You Don’t Have a Bank Account

Trying to cash a check when you don’t have a bank account is a huge pain. These days the majority of financial transactions take place online. Even exchanging money between family and friends is now done through online apps like PayPal.

Richmond Howard 28 Mar
What is a Cashier's Check?

What is a Cashier’s Check and How Can I Get One?

If you’ve never had to use a cashier’s check, you probably think it’s an outdated concept. Who uses checks, anyway?  While it’s true that people are writing fewer checks for smaller transactions, sometimes you still need a check when making larger purchases.

Amy Beardsley 20 Mar