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Prepaid debit cards work through a system where a card is bought at a retail store, loaded with credit and used like a debit or credit card at locations that accept it. The cards have their advantages, they can be used w... More »

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The Universal Visa card is a prepaid debit card that is an accepted form of payment at many businesses in the United States and internationally. Among its other benefits are a reward program that accrues bonuses from par... More »

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A prepaid debit card is a card that is issued by a financial institution and is preloaded with funds that can be spent just like a regular debit card. It can be used to make purchases in person or online, and in many cas... More »

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Prepaid debit cards that are associated with any of the major credit card networks can typically be used in place of a traditional credit card for any online purchase. Most cards function just like debit cards, provided ... More »

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A Green Dot prepaid debit card works by letting users deposit a balance onto the card and spend it anywhere that accepts Visa or MasterCard debit cards or credit cards. Green Dot cards work for online purchases, paying b... More »

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Visa Prepaid cards are valid for use anywhere that accepts Visa, which includes international locations. Be sure to check with the Visa Prepaid card issuer to find out whether there are foreign transaction fees for inter... More »

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Prepaid gift cards work at gas stations if cardholders can input a ZIP code at the pump; some cards, like the OneVanilla card, allow cardholders to select a ZIP code for authorization purposes. Cardholders can also bring... More »

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