Like other good prepaid debit cards, there is no setup fee, no monthly activity fee, no overdraft fee, no fees on purchases, or customer service calls. This card, which Consumers Union ranked second in its report, also offers rewards for making everyday purchases. The card can be used at any MasterCard, Cirrus or Maestro ATM. H&R Block Bank will charge an additional fee of $2.50 per domestic and international transaction when using the Emerald Card. Also, depending on the retailer, you might have to pay up to $4.95 to reload your card.
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- Increase the available balance on your card by reloading it at thousands of Walmart Rapid Reload, MoneyGram, Green Dot or Western Union agent locations
- Get cash back with purchases at many merchants, generally without a fee, including grocery, drug and discount stores
- Get instant cash rewards at your favorite stores by shopping with your card