TransLinks Now Accepts AMEX via Apple Pay and Contactless Credit Cards

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In Would possibly 2019, Metro Vancouver’s TransLink introduced fortify for faucet bills by means of MasterCard and Visa by means of bank cards and cell wallets, together with Apple Pay.

One omission on the time was once fortify for faucet bills with American Categorical bank cards, however that has modified as of the day prior to this.

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On September 11, American Categorical emailed consumers to mention, “You’ll be able to now use your American Categorical Card to get across the Metro Vancouver house! Merely faucet your contactless American Categorical Card or load it on your cell pockets to pay around the TransLink machine.”

This implies travellers in Metro Vancouver can now use Apple Pay on their iPhone or Apple Watch with their American Categorical playing cards to faucet and pay for fares.

Two months after TransLink introduced contactless cost fortify, over 1 million contactless bills had been made through over 160,000 distinctive customers.

Whilst Apple Pay fortify is sweet, Compass Card integration into the iPhone, like different make a selection global metros have setup, will be the best. However some issues take a little time right here in B.C., don’t they?