The Promise of Prepaid

November 27, 2014 12:00

Prepaid cards are becoming increasingly popular – and for good reason. While it used to be more commonly known as the perfect gift card, in today’s day and age, a prepaid card boasts of various innovations and can be found in many forms, and for many uses. From 2012 to 2013 alone, MasterCard saw a …
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Australia, 17 November, 2014 – Aussie travellers are sitting on more than $800 million in leftover currency from their overseas trips, new research from MasterCard has revealed. The MasterCard Money Management Index found 45% of Australians have travelled overseas in the past 12 months and on average have $221 in foreign currency sitting at home …
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More New Zealanders opting for holidays in Australia and Asia Pacific region New Zealand, 11 November, 2014 – With the Christmas holidays almost here, new research from MasterCard has found that Kiwis are most likely to opt for a trip over the ditch to Australia in the year ahead, with a growing number setting their …
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Secure, convenient, new-generation prepaid card for globetrotting travelers To tweet this news, copy and paste http://mstr.cd/1vhThmn to your Twitter handle with the hashtag #MasterCard  Tokyo, 27 August 2014: MasterCard and Access Prepaid Worldwide announced the launch of MasterCard® Multi-currency Cash PassportTM, a prepaid card that can be preloaded with up to seven currencies for extra-convenient international travel. …
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International travel among college-age students is at record levels, thanks in part to the relative ease of travel, study abroad programs, and growing overseas tertiary school enrolments. This is particularly true in Asia, home to a growing share of the global student population. To better serve the needs of students traveling abroad, MasterCard and the International …
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