Category: Debit Cards

Using Debit Cards to Develop Spending Self-Discipline

Debit cards are issued by banks and, in most cases, look and spend exactly like a credit card. The only difference is that the debit card does not advance you any credit. In fact, using a debit card is much like writing a check without the paper. Any amount you spend is deducted directly from […]

The Right Way to Process Debit Cards in Your Business?

As a merchant accepting plastic from your customers, you will take a mixture of actual credit cards and debit cards, also known as “check cards”.  These two types of payment carry different costs to you as the merchant.  This article will discuss the various ways to process debit cards. By regulation, a debit card can […]

The Basics of Your Debit Card

Think a credit card is safer to use than a debit card? Most people do. They convince themselves that credit cards carry a better track record, and you’re less likely to have your money stolen from you when you use a credit card. Sadly, those people are wrong. Credit cards carry a huge risk of […]