MONROVIA, Calif. — For the past twelve years, Steve Streit has relished his spoiler role among bankers. But now he has joined their ranks.

The Federal Reserve Board last month gave Streit's company, prepaid card marketer Green Dot Corp., approval to buy $36 million-asset Bonneville Bancorp in Provo, Utah. It was the first time the central bank has allowed a prepaid card company to buy a bank.

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