Frequently Asked Questions
Tapping to pay uses short-range wireless technology to make secure payments between a contactless chip card or payment-enabled mobile/wearable device and a contactless-enabled checkout terminal. When you tap your card or device near the Contactless Symbol, your payment is sent for authorization.
All NFC enabled VISA, MasterCard, PayPak and UnionPay cards are accepted. Just Tap and Pay, and you’re good to go!
You’ll see the Contactless Indicator on your card, and in the App of your device.
Once you are prompted to pay, place your contactless chip card or payment-enabled mobile/wearable device within 1 to 2 inches of the Contactless Symbol on the terminal and follow the prompts.
One to two seconds should do it.
Yes. If your card/device doesn’t support NFC payments, you can still swipe the card.
The Wi-Fi-looking symbol on a debit or credit card is the EMVCo Contactless Indicator*. It indicates that your card can be used to tap to pay on a contactless-enabled payment terminal.