The best prepaid money card is the Bluebird card with direct deposit from American Express, according to Consumer Reports. The card rated excellent in safety, fee accessibility and clarity. The Bluebird Card also rates very well in value and convenience.Continue Reading
Consumer Reports also considers the H&R Block Emerald Card and the Green Dot Card from Green Dot Bank to be very good prepaid cards. Both cards rated excellent in convenience and safety.
Make sure that the prepaid card you choose provides the features that you want, such as making electronic payments or sending text message alerts. Do not use prepaid cards at gas stations or hotels; these transactions trigger the company to put a hold on your funds.Learn more about Credit & Lending