A few choice words on why the acquisition of OneWest Bank by CIT Group deserve more attention.Read More
Is someone soliciting holders of prepaid cards to make comment in favor of overdraft to the CFPB?Read More
With the exception of stores in a handful of states, tax filers at Jackson Hewitt stores will be able to get a small advance on their federal refund in 2015.
Online, Jackson Hewitt says that those with a refund due of at least $1,000 can potentially qualify for a $200 advance. I say potentially because it does appear that the company intends to vet their applicants. At our local store, though, the story was slightly different. The refund has now grown to $500 with the condition that approved filers are due at least $1,500.Read More
People ask me all the time "what's a good prepaid card?" In my opinion, these are the best offerings out there right now.Read More
Industry associates tied to prepaid cards want the CFPB to extend the comment time for the proposed rule. The House Financial Services Committee seems to have the same idea.Read More
Green Dot has credit in its sights. But Wall Street isn't impressed.Read More