“We live in a mobile world, and the next generation of banking isn’t tied to a brick-and-mortar institution – it’s in the palm of your hand, thanks to the smartphone,” CARD.com CEO Ben Katz said. “CARD.com gives Star Trek fans a unique way to engage their fandom all while utilizing this forward-thinking financial service.”
The Star Trek prepaid card can be used everywhere Visa is accepted, and funds loaded onto the card are backed by the FDIC and carry fraud protection from Visa, iPhone app, Android app and web banking. The card carries no overdraft, late or check cashing fees. Cardholders have access to a complete online banking portal, as well as ATM service.
A number of cards are available, featuring characters from Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Star Trek: Enterprise.