The Fees and Shortcomings of Celebrity-Endorsed Prepaid Debit Cards

They may be trendy, but these cards carry fees and won't help you build credit.

Prepaid debit cards are the latest fashion statement. From hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons’s RushCard to Suze Orman’s new Approved Card, debt-leery consumers are turning to these highly hyped products.

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Senior Reporter, Kiplinger's Personal Finance