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Contactless Payment Limit Increased to $250

By Miranda Russell on Apr 10, 2020

Effective April 9, 2020, Visa, Mastercard, and Amex have confirmed that customers can now pay for purchases up to $250 by tapping their cards near the terminal. The limit was increased to help limit the number of things customers need to touch at retail stores when completing essential shopping.

Payments News

Contactless Payments Gaining Popularity in the US

By Zachary Nickerson on Jan 29, 2019

This year, US consumers can expect to upgrade many of their debit and credit cards to include tap and pay functionality, also known as NFC technology.

Understanding Payments

What is the Difference Between NFC and EMV?

By Miranda Russell on Dec 13, 2018

Cards that use EMV technology have a small computer chip implanted on the card that communicates with the terminals to ensure you are not a fraudster. If a card is equipped with NFC, or Near Field Communication technology, then they are able to pay for a purchase by simply holding their card close to the terminal, essentially facilitating contactless payments.

Understanding Payments

Tap and Pay to Become a Primary Transaction Method

By Zachary Nickerson on Dec 11, 2018

Creating a quick and easy checkout experience is beneficial for businesses looking to complete customer transactions as fast as possible such as grocery stores, quick-service restaurants, and pharmacies.

Understanding Payments

3 Reasons Why Tap and Pay (NFC) Is Awesome

By Miranda Russell on Jun 9, 2018

Tap and pay is a form of payment that allows a customer to tap a card or device against your card reader to pay instead of inserting a card.

Understanding Payments

What is Apple Pay?

By Nicolas Beique on Oct 28, 2017

Apple Pay is a mobile wallet that takes advantage of NFC (Near-Field-Communication) technology, also known as "Tap & Pay".

Understanding Payments

Android Pay: What You Need To Know

By Nicolas Beique on Sep 1, 2017

If you accept customer payments through tap and pay on your retail terminal, you are now automatically able to accept payments through Android Pay.

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