Wave your card or device in front of the reader and wait for confirmation.
Collect your purchases
You may ask for a receipt if you want one. Otherwise—you’re all set.
Convenience and security
With Visa payWave, you don’t even need to enter your PIN number to pay. Since you keep hold of your device throughout, there is lower risk of fraud than with traditional swipe technology.
A flexible range of Visa payWave devices let you use Visa payWave however you choose.
Alongside the convenience of Visa payWave technology, the card also includes a magnetic stripe for traditional payments.
Visa payWave for mobile
You don’t need your card to use payWave on your mobile phone. Eligible devices allow you to wave and pay with just the payWave app.
Q + A
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Get in touch with your financial institution to see if Visa payWave is an option for you.
You can use Visa payWave at any merchant displaying the Visa payWave symbol on the terminal readers.
Your financial institution should disclose any applicable fees during the application process.
Visa payWave transactions are just as secure as magnetic stripe transactions and are processed through the same reliable payment network. And, because you remain in control of your payment device during Visa payWave transactions, the risk of fraud is reduced.