Why use contactless

  • It's fast
    There is no need to enter your PIN or sign for everyday purchases under USD 40. Simply touch the reader with your contactless card to pay in seconds.
  • It's easy
    No need to find cash and no hanging around at the till for change or receipts unless you need one.
  • It's secure
    Contactless payments are safe and secure. You are 100% protected against fraud, just like you are with Chip and PIN payments. For extra security you may occasionally be asked to enter your PIN.
  • It puts you in control
    Your card never has to leave your hand when making a payment. You’ll also have a record of all your everyday purchases on your statement.
  • It's free
    You won’t be charged any additional fees for using your contactless card. However standard fees and charges do apply.

How to use contactless

Look for the contactless symbol when paying for items up to the value of USD 40.

Touch your contactless card against the reader.

A beep or green light shows your payment is being processed.

Your payment is approved.

Frequently asked questions