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Senators want answers from Green Dot, Wal-Mart after card outage

Senators want answers from Green Dot, Wal-Mart after card outage

Two U.S. senators are demanding that Pasadena prepaid debit card issuer Green Dot Corp. answer questions about a glitch that last month stopped many of its customers from accessing their accounts, making purchases and withdrawing cash.

Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey), both members of the Senate Banking Committee, on Tuesday sent a letter to Steven Streit, Green Dot’s founder and chief executive, asking for information about what caused the card outage, how many customers were affected and what...

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