Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Koho prepaid switches to Mastercard from Visa and JetBlue nixes Vancouver to Boston prior to next month's launch

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which provides prepaid credit cards has switched to issuing Mastercard cards as of this week instead of Visa cards. This means you'll be able use it at places such as Costco. New users who signup for a KOHO account will be receiving a Mastercard from this point forward. Existing KOHO users will have the option to switch their existing card to a Mastercard before October 2022. A new KOHO Physical Mastercard will be sent to the user within 10 business days once they receive the requests. Users will still be able to utilize all of the same features available in the KOHO mobile app. Click here to learn more about Koho.


It appears that JetBlue will not be going ahead with their Vancouver to Boston route that was set to start next month. According to The Points Guy they have cut the route for this summer but will still go ahead with launching Vancouver to New York in June. (Source TPG)

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