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Can I apply to the easyjet card if I am a US citizen?

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Unfortunately, no. The easyJet prepaid card is not available for the US residents. However, we can recommend you a great alternative. For example, you may like the … Continue reading

What is a virtual credit card? Can I get a virtual Mastercard?

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A virtual card is basically just a number specifically generated for you to pay for your purchases online. This number is connected with your account and allows you to draw money in a secure way without endangering your real account. There is no difference for the online merchant between a virtual… Continue reading

I am thinking of getting a prepaid card for my son who is away to college, he has a job but every now and then I wanted to be able to give him some extra spending money. I am considering the Arvest gift card, any advice?

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Pre-paid card can be great for this sort of thing. Be aware of what fees are associated with the card. Some cards charge maintenance or other fees. Continue reading

My bank recently hiked all their fees and I’m very frustrated. I used to have a free checking account, and now it seems I pay extra for every little thing. What can I do?

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That is a frustrating situation. One thing you can consider is getting a prepaid card and using that as your bank account, instead of having a traditional account. Or you can look into a bank like First Merit, which offers convenient and customer friendly financial solutions like First Merit… Continue reading

How old do you need to be to get a credit card? My daughter is starting high school and I’d like for her to have her own card, in case of emergencies.

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It’s smart to make sure your daughter is covered in case she gets into a tight financial spot, now that she’s a teenager and likely to be away from you more often. Continue reading

How is a prepaid card different from a debit card or a regular credit card? I’m not sure which type of card I should encourage my teenager to get before she heads off to college. I’ve heard that a prepaid card is best, but I’m not convinced that’s true.

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A prepaid card is indeed a good choice for a child headed off to college. However, it’s important to understand exactly what a prepaid card is, and isn’t. A prepaid card is a payment card that is used in a similar way to a credit card, but is entirely different than a credit card, as well. Continue reading

It seems like my bank charges high fees for everything these days. Are there any alternatives to having a traditional checking account with a bank?

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Yes. In fact, many people these days are looking for exactly that. A prepaid card is a good way to avoid bank fees and still enjoy the flexibility of a payment card. Continue reading

I already have a reward credit card that I use all the time and love. Is there a reason I should get a Vanilla Visa Reward card as well? What do people use these cards for?

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A rewards credit card is a wonderful thing to have. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t uses for other kinds of cards. Prepaid cards are a great option for folks who don’t want to have a traditional bank account and are looking for another way to handle their money. Continue reading

I was given a Vanilla Visa Reward card and I don’t know how to use it. Can you help?

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Absolutely. It’s not as complicated as you might fear. You can use your card just as you would a credit or debit card. Swipe, insert or tap the card on the payment reader, depending on whether it has a chip or a magnetic stripe. Continue reading

I love the convenience of Becu online banking, but I would like to be able to access my other credit card accounts via the Internet as well. Can I have multiple online logins for all my different accounts?

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Of course, you can. There is no reason not to have online access to all your accounts, whether they are checking accounts, savings accounts, debit cards, prepaid cards, investments, mutual funds, or other types of cards or financial accounts. Continue reading

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