Are Payroll Cards Illegal in Pennsylvania?

Are payroll cards illegal in Pennsylvania? Beats me. But we might find out soon. A former McDonald's employee is suing the franchisee for paying her through a debit card. Natalie Gunshannon, a single mother, 27, said she and other workers were paid through a JPMorgan Chase Payroll Card...

Payroll Cards – The Inquiry Broadens

by Patricia A. Smith, Jeremy T. Rosenblum, and Scott M. Himes As we reported in our July 11 legal alert , New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has commenced an investigation into the widening practice of employers paying hourly employees through the use of prepaid payroll cards. The Attorney...

CFPB Warns Employers on Required Use of Payroll Cards

CFPB Warns Employers on Required Use of Payroll Cards by the Consumer Financial Services and Labor and Employment Groups The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has issued a bulletin warning employers that they cannot require employees to receive their wages on payroll cards. The bulletin appears...