All prepaid cards articles

  • Blog post

    CFPB suggests changes to prepaid card rules


    The CFPB is taking a fresh look at hardships for financial and consumer credit firms caused by a 2016 prepaid rule. The Bureau has also proposed updates to the rule.

  • Blog post

    CFPB extends its reach to prepaid products


    Joe Mont looks at new CFPB rules for prepaid financial products—including innovative online and mobile offerings from PayPal, Google, and Apple—that will require enhanced customer protections.

  • Article

    CFPB Proposes New Rules for Prepaid Cards, Mobile Payments


    Banks, retailers, online services, and others that issue prepaid cards to consumers will soon have some new rules to follow, including the need to conduct “ability to repay” assessments if they offer credit options. The rules, proposed by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, could also bring new regulations to mobile ...