Government-Administered, General-Use Prepaid Cards
Report to the Congress on Government-Administered, General-Use Prepaid Cards - August 2018 Accessible Version
Figure 1. Funds disbursed through prepaid cards in 2017 by program type
|Program Type||Billions of dollars|
Note: Cash assistance includes Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, child care, refugee assistance, and general assistance programs
Figure 2. Cardholder fees: revenue and average fee charged in 2017, by type of fee
|Variable||Revenues (millions)||Avg Fee|
|Customer Service Inquiry||$13.2M||$0.38|
Note: Size of bubble represents total revenue from fee.
Position of black dot on vertical-axis represents average fee when charged.