Eight-Year-Olds Can Now Get a MasterCard in the UK

Eight-year-old children in the UK can now have a debit card to call their own, thanks to the Osper Prepaid MasterCard. According to the Daily Mail, prepaid cards have been available for children 11 and up for some time, but … Continue reading

An Occupy Wall Street Debit Card?

Prepaid debit cards--it seems just about every celebrity has tied their name to one. Justin Bieber. The Kardashians. Magic Johnson. Suze Orman. Even cartoon characters. Now add the Occupy Wall Street folks. It may be hard to believe but on … Continue reading

Justin Bieber Prepaid Card Hits the Market

Meet Justin Bieber, financial spokesman. A new prepaid card is available called SpendSmart is being heavily promoted by none other than the teen heartthrob. Bieber is using his social media army, reportedly comprised of 30 million Twitter followers and 48 million Facebook fans, to … Continue reading

LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Update–April 12, 2013

Analysts See Steady Credit Card Use, Despite Fears of Consumer Cutbacks Analysts expect upcoming earnings from American Express, Visa and other large credit card companies to show that shoppers continued to swipe their credit cards at a healthy clip in the … Continue reading

LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Update January 4

Consumer Watchdog Readies to Bare Its Teeth The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is entering 2013 poised to flex its muscles as it finishes up a list of studies and rules required by the law. They will have wide latitude to … Continue reading

Justin Bieber Promotes Prepaid Debit Card

The onslaught of celebrities putting their name on a prepaid card continues. Justin Bieber has entered into a partnership with BillMyParents on a new prepaid debit card aimed at teenagers. Bieber will use his social media army, reportedly comprised of … Continue reading