Learn more about prepaid cards to see if they’re right for you.

Duration: 5-7 minutes

Topics and Learning Objectives

  • Identify the different types of prepaid cards.
  • Compare and contrast prepaid cards to credit cards and debit cards.
  • Describe the advantages and disadvantages of using a prepaid card.
  • List the protections afforded by the CFPB.

Marketing Teaser

Prepaid cards can be a convenient alternative to cash, credit cards, and debit cards. There are different types of prepaid cards available, and it’s important to do your research before deciding which one is right for you.

Take this short lesson to learn more about:

  1. What prepaid cards are and how they are used
  2. The differences between credit, debit, and prepaid cards
  3. Advantages and disadvantages of using a prepaid card

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