Thought you knew how to work a debit card? Think again.

Thought you knew how to work a debit card?  Think again.   Thought you knew how to use a debit card?  We’ll the rules are turning upside down with banks starting to issue the new EMV card technology.   EMV stands for Europay, Mastercard, Visa because the system has been in place for years in Europe.  Good to know the US is finally catching up!     All previous debit cards had something called a magstripe on the back that contained all the card information.  Magstripe…

4 Real Ways to Never Pay ATM Fees Again

4 Real Ways to Never Pay ATM Fees Again I see quite a few posts on the web about how people can avoid ATM fees, but a lot of the information looks recycled from other posts.  Some of the suggestions seem kind of obvious too, like getting cash back at the register and making larger ATM withdrawals to decrease total visits.      Plus I’ve never seen someone talk about the two different kinds of ATM fees. So this time, you’re going to hear it…