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The Contactless Tap Feature on Debit and Credit Cards

As technology continues to transform the way we live, one of the standout features making waves in the financial transaction world is the contactless tap feature on most debit and credit cards.

What is Contactless Card? 

Contactless cards are similar to mobile wallets where transactions are completed by holding or tapping the card on a contactless-enabled card reader, often referred to as “tap to pay” or “tap and go.”  If your card has the below logo on the front or back of, it’s contactless!

This fast, convenient, and secure method of payment is modernizing the way we transact, offering numerous benefits for consumers. Below are key advantages of using the contactless tap feature and why it’s worth making it your preferred method of payment in the new year.


Look for the Contactless logo and simply tap your card on the contactless-enabled terminal for a speedy and hassle-free payment experience.


Say goodbye to fumbling for cash or waiting to swipe / insert your card to pay or manage your account.


Designed with security as a top priority, contactless transactions use encrypted data plus your card never leaves your hand during the transaction, reducing the risk of card skimming or unauthorized use.


Now could be time to tap into the future of contactless transactions and experience the benefits that this new fast, convenient and secure technology brings to your daily financial interactions.