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Prepaid card vs. debit card: How do they stack up?

When you're trying to stick to a budget, any trick that helps you curb your spending habits seems worth trying. Prepaid cards may look like an easy solution.

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Your guide to using personal loans for debt consolidation

Which debt consolidation loan is right for you? There's no one-size-fits-all answer, but we can point you in the direction to find the size that fits you.

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Why minimum credit card payments are not your friend

With every month that you only make the required minimum payment, you are sinking deeper into debt — and owing way more than you originally bargained for.

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Personal loan vs credit card: When to use what

Whether revolving debt or a one-time loan, learn the difference between loans and credit cards, and the smart way to decide which one to choose.

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Please swipe with care

Don’t let your finances wander from your comfort zone. Do your research. It takes longer than a swipe, but it will save you a fortune and a lot of stress.

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How Do Credit Cards Work?

No one taught me how credit cards work. The result was getting into debt that would haunt me through my early twenties. Here is what I wish someone had told me.

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5 tips for budgeting with a credit card

Having a credit card is a huge responsibility. Learn how to follow a budget or spending plan, so you can stay out of debt — even with a credit card.

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5 Expert Tips To Beat Credit Card Debt

Credit card debt is an epidemic. It's so bad that March 21st was named, Credit Card Reduction Day. Here's how you can get a head start.

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The Great Debate: Debit Or Credit?

Debit and credit cards both have advantages, and which is best for you really depends on multiple factors. Discover which payment option is best for you.

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About Kasasa

We believe your money should do more... for you and your community. Founded in 2003, Kasasa is a financial and technology services company working to help empower consumers to take control of their finances and be proud of their money by banking locally with community banks and credit unions in your neighborhood, that you know and trust.

These local institutions have roots in their communities, care about people over profits, and are actively invested in local businesses to help keep the economy strong (unlike some of the megabanks we could name).

We believe you shouldn't have to choose between the best banking products, the best customer experience, or keeping your money local, where it can do more good. We've created ethical banking products and partnered exclusively with community banks and credit unions. So you can have it all.

Kasasa accounts are available at community financial institutions around the country. Find one near you at to get free checking that pays cash rewards, the only loan with Take-Backs, and more. All while keeping your money in the community, so you can always be proud of your money.