The Occupy Card


The Occupy Money Cooperative will provide people access to low cost financial services. The first service will be The Occupy Card. It’s a low cost, full featured pre-paid debit card.
Screen-Shot-2013-07-23-at-6.59.47-PM• The Occupy Card will provide the basic financial services that people need and use on a daily basis without the cost, or the balances required for a regular bank account.
• The Occupy Card will be an individual’s debit card, a savings facility, and a “virtual checkbook” all rolled into one easy-to-use package: a “bank on a card”.
• The Occupy Card is an innovative financial product that everyone can use. There will be no upfront cost. The card will be 99c per month. –When was the last time you saw a cents sign for anything, let alone a financial service?
• FDIC Safety – As the service is covered by FDIC insurance, Occupy Card holders get the same level of safety as a traditional bank account.
• The Occupy Card provides everyone with a safe way to pay for items in stores or on the Internet, and a way to send your landlord the monthly rent check without getting nickel and dimed or building up debts.
• The Occupy Card has a host of mobile apps and other services including mobile deposit capture of checks.
This card will directly tackle the concerns of the unbanked and the underbanked. Users of The Occupy Card will be able to participate in the cashless economy at a significantly lower cost.

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