Blog2018-06-25T14:28:24+00:00

MOVO to the Top of the Class with Apple, Google & Samsung e-Wallet Compatibility

Teacher, student or grocer – whoever you are, there’s a certain time of year you find yourself reaching for an apple. And whether it’s gala, granny smith or golden delicious, you may be reaching for another kind of Apple to pay for it. Apple Pay, Google Pay and Samsung Pay are all useful digital wallets that share a core ingredient: You can add your MOVO card to any of them. [...]

September 11th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

13 Cool Things You Can Do with the MOVO app

Here’s your MOVO game plan.  Proving there’s more than one way to spend, send and receive money, e-wallet app MOVO smoothly interfaces with a growing number of platforms so you can load your account wherever you are and use it whenever you want.  Get it Load cash with Green Dot’s Reload @ the Register Connect the dots – literally – by loading your MOVO card using Green Dot products. You [...]

August 24th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

The 12-Step Guide to Report and Fix a Stolen Identity

Having your account hacked can become a crime against your sanity. But it’s possible to expunge the perpetrator from your accounts and get them out of your head if you follow this comprehensive checklist: Notify affected creditors or bank. If your bank account or credit line was hacked, shutting it down is your first order of business. Contacting the credit card company or bank ASAP can save you money. Most [...]

August 17th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

The ABCs of Finance Apps

As back-to-school time sets in, personal finance becomes more complicated for many families. Some have students away from home for the first time, others have expenses for tuition, and of course the many purchases associated with the start of school: backpacks, lunch bags, clothes, books, dorm room furnishings, not to mention the tech gear - phones, tablets, laptops, and don't forget extra chargers. Banking and finance apps can help make [...]

August 13th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Make Confident College Money Moves with MOVO

Packing up for the university experience...there’s only so much you can do to prepare for such a life change. For Mom and Dad, it’s watching an 18-year investment of blood, sweat and tears walk out the door. For the young scholar, it’s the prospect of living away from home under a new set of rules, and a trip into the unknown. The questions are hanging out there: Are the other [...]

August 8th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

4 Secrets to Safe and Budget-Savvy Travel

More than 240 million people will pass through U.S. airports between Memorial Day and Labor Day this year, according to TSA projections. That’s more than double the population on the entire east coast of the United States.   Sure, TSA has your security on its radar when you fly in and out, but how can you maintain that assurance wherever your vacation takes you? Cruising the Mediterranean or flying to [...]

July 20th, 2018|Categories: Blog|