What are contactless payments?

Contactless payments are transactions made by tapping either a contactless card or payment-enabled mobile or wearable device over a contactless-enabled payment terminal. Cards, phones, watches, and other devices use the same contactless technology. When you tap to pay checkout is secure and convenient.

How do I know if my card or device can make contactless payments?


How does tap to pay work?


Benefits of Contactless Payments


Contactless payment security


Where to tap to pay

In the U.S., thousands of merchants of all sizes accept contactless payments. Tap to pay at many of your favorite places like fast-food restaurants, grocery stores, pharmacies, vending machines and more. Just look for the Contactless Symbol at checkout.

7 Eleven logo.
Aldi logo.
Costco Wholesale logo.
CVS Pharmacy logo.
Dunkin' Donuts logo.
Foot Locker logo.
Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches logo.
KFC logo.
Mcdonald's logo.
Office Depot, Office Max logos.
Panera Bread logo
Starbucks Coffee logo.
Subway logo.
Walgreens logo.
Whole Foods Market logo.

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