When it comes to cashless payments, prepaid debit cards might not be the biggest standout—that would be credit cards and digital payment services like PayPal—but it does trump other options when it comes to access and convenience. You don't have to tie a prepaid card to an existing bank account, nor do you have to settle a stacked bill by the end of the month. Plus, prepaid cards make for thoughtful and useful gifts.
The good news for cord-cutters is that many streaming services allow subscriptions and transactions made via prepaid cards. This includes major streaming platforms like Netflix, live TV streamers like Philo, and video rental services like Vidgo. But sadly, it excludes other favorites like Amazon Prime, The Criterion Channel, and Funimation.
Below, we round up all the best streaming services that accept prepaid cards.