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Consumers’ use of prepaid cards: a transaction-based analysis

Robert Hunt and Stephanie Wilshusen

No 12-02, Consumer Finance Institute discussion papers from Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Abstract: The Payment Cards Center of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and the Center for Financial Services Innovation conducted this research project using transaction-level data provided by Meta Payment Systems in an effort to develop a better understanding of how consumers use prepaid cards by examining their transaction behavior and the issuer revenue and cardholder costs generated by those transactions.

Keywords: Payment; systems (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2012
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