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The Best Prepaid Cards of 2019 | Credit Karma

In a Nutshell: The best prepaid card options include cards that offer rewards, sky-high interest rates on your savings and low fees. Whether you can’t qualify for a credit card or you simply don’t want one, a prepaid debit card can help you manage your money without sacrificing the convenience that plastic has to offer. The best prepaid cards offer valuable benefits and low fees. Here are our top picks.   [...]

2019-02-14T08:32:46-07:00December 17th, 2018|Media Mentions|

MovoChain™ Enables Purchases and Instant Peer-to-Peer Spend with Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash Through BitPay

PRESS RELEASE The cryptocurrency value is applied to a ready-to-use digital Visa® debit card for instant use. ATLANTA and PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MovoCash, Inc., the creator of MOVO®, a mobile payments platform and app, today announced the company is enabling Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash purchases and peer-to-peer top-ups, powered by BitPay, the largest global blockchain payments provider. The patented technology called MovoChain™ enables consumers to convert [...]

2019-02-14T08:34:19-07:00December 6th, 2018|Media Mentions, Press Release|

Could Blockchain Innovations Improve Latency And Inefficiency In Banking?

Ah, latency. That seven-letter word takes nearly seven seconds to say and what feels like forever to settle. In simple terms, latency is the delay before data is moved. In the banking world, latency is the time it takes for money to move across a ledger, which is a book of accounts where transactions are balanced. According to Merriam-Webster, the word "ledger" comes from the English dialect form leggen, meaning "to [...]

2018-10-31T06:15:41-07:00October 30th, 2018|Media Mentions|

Things Young Professionals Should Consider When Getting First Credit Card: Money Matters

I have a daughter who graduated in the spring from college and has her first job now. She is looking for her own credit card. She has had her own AMEX for years, but under my account. She has zero debt but has really no credit history, since the AMEX was my account. Will this impact getting card approval? What is the best bet to get a card? She makes $42,000. Would [...]

2019-02-14T08:35:43-07:00October 15th, 2018|Media Mentions|

Best Prepaid Debit Cards 2018

A prepaid debit card can serve as a budgeting tool or an all-out replacement for a bank account — and the best prepaid cards offer convenience while charging few fees. Prepaid cards are easy to get. There’s usually no credit check, and they’re often available even if you can’t get a bank account because of a bad banking history. Unlike with a credit card, you load funds onto prepaid cards [...]

2019-02-14T08:37:05-07:00October 10th, 2018|Media Mentions|

How a New, Unused Credit Card Could Get Hacked: Money Matters

My husband and I have had a Mastercard through Citi since 1992. About three years ago, I got a call from their fraud unit saying the card was hacked, and we got new cards. In the last 3-1/2 months, our card has been hacked three times and replaced. With the last cards I got, I activated over the phone as I always do and within a week I got a [...]

2019-02-14T08:38:04-07:00October 9th, 2018|Media Mentions|

Startup Grind SCV Celebrates One Year with MovoCash Founder Eric Solis

Humility is the most important lesson for entrepreneurs. That’s what founder and CEO of MovoCash, Inc. Eric Solis said to a crowd at Startup Grind Santa Clarita Valley on Tuesday evening. The gathering was held in celebration of the one-year anniversary for Startup Grind’s SCV chapter, which is part of 450 other groups that nurture startup ecosystems through events and partnerships with organizations like Google for Entrepreneurs or, locally, the [...]

2019-02-14T08:39:04-07:00September 26th, 2018|Media Mentions|

MOVO: HyperBIN Digital Payments With Fraud-Prevention App?

MOVO, found online at, is a mobile app that lets you send and spend money from your phone without using a bank account. Find out how it works today in our review. What Is MOVO? MOVO describes itself as a “mobile cash and payments” app. The app is available as a free download for iOS and Android. Using MOVO, you can send and receive money and make payments. Best [...]

2019-02-14T08:43:25-07:00September 24th, 2018|Media Mentions|

Green Dot, MOVO e-Wallet Team to Offer Cash Reload for MOVO Card

Users of the MOVO e-wallet app can now use Green Dot® MoneyPak and Reload @ the Register cash load products, available at approximately 70,000 retailers nationwide, to add funds to their card account within minutes. Cash applied to the MOVO® Digital Prepaid Visa® Card can be used to shop, pay bills, or make P2P payments, according to a press release. "We're reinventing what people can instantly do with their cash," [...]

2019-02-14T08:45:02-07:00September 12th, 2018|Media Mentions|

The 7 Best Prepaid Cards to Apply for in 2018

Customers can get a prepaid debit card without a credit check and even if they have a record in ChexSystems. Not to be confused with credit cards, prepaid cards must be loaded with cash before you can make purchases. You don’t carry a balance, there’s no monthly minimum payment due​ and no interest to pay. Think of it as a debit card without the checking account attached. When you’re choosing [...]

2019-02-14T08:45:59-07:00August 3rd, 2018|Media Mentions|
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