Fraud Protection: Debit Versus Credit Cards
Although debit card use is growing in popularity, there is a certain amount of confusion around fraud coverage on debit cards, not to mention credit cards. To help you sort out the differences ... sent your payment by check, it will likely bounce.
Prepaid Debit Cards: A Few Good Ones to Consider — And Several to Avoid
Competition has helped drive down fees and increase transparency on prepaid debit ... to use their card makes a big difference in terms of which is the “best” card. CardHub found that the average monthly cost to use the Green Dot as a check-cashing ...
Understanding MasterCard's pledge of zero liability for debit cards
While those who have MasterCard-branded debit cards will benefit from the policy change, the inherent issues with debit cards remain. The main difference between debit ... of milk and ended up spending $200. Or writing your PIN on the card.
How to Avoid Getting Screwed When Using Your Debit Card
If you have a credit card or charge card (read an explanation of the difference here), you're better ... easy to see them as interchangeable tools. A debit card is really just a quicker means of writing a check. When you write a check, the funds are ...
Credit and Debit Cards: What You Need to Know
But today, you’re likely to pull out a debit or credit card and not think anything of it. Though the two types of cards may be used interchangeably, there are notable differences between ... you’ve gotten the card. So check your monthly statements.