The Visa TravelMoney Card is a prepaid credit card issued directly by Visa. The purpose of the card is to provide similar security features to travellers cheques while offering the ease of use of a credit card, according to Visa's website.Continue Reading
Key features of the TravelMoney Card include next business day emergency card replacement and cash disbursement, the ability to report lost and stolen cards directly to Visa, and limited liability features in the case of loss or theft according to Visa.com. The card also offers lost luggage reimbursement of up to $250 per trip during transit for most travel purchased on the card. Additional benefits include purchase security, which covers up to $500 of reimbursement, replacement or repair costs for property stolen or damaged under most circumstances if the property is purchased using the card. Other travel services include translation aid, referrals to medical and legal practitioners, and assistance with emergency travel needs and communication with family members during emergencies.
Other benefits emphasized on Visa.com include the ability to use the card internationally at more than 25 million retailers, as well as access to international currencies at more than one million ATMs across the globe. The card may also be reloaded online and by phone using bank account transfers, credit cards and debit cards.Learn more about Credit & Lending