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Coronavirus: contactless payment limit rises to £45
The change will slow the spread of the virus, although some retailers may struggle to comply
Contactless payments overtake chip and pin for the first time
Contactless transactions have overtaken chip and pin payments for the first time in the UK, according to payment processing…
Cashless payments: the pros and cons of going digital
“The writing looks to be on the wall for 1p and 2p coins,” wrote one personal finance analyst after the government published a…
Credit card debt rises at fastest annual rate in 12 years
The amount consumers owe on credit cards is growing at its fastest rate since 2006, according to new figures from UK Finance.
Digital Alms: Church of England goes contactless
Churchgoers no longer need to bring cash to pay for events as the Church of England has announced it is making contactless…
Deal of the week: Get a free £6 to spend in Costa Coffee with Mastercard
Load your Mastercard onto Samsung Pay and enjoy £6 of free food and drink in Costa Coffee.What’s the deal?
10 years of contactless: Payments more than double in a year
Shoppers have adopted contactless technology en masse in the 10 years since it first launched, according to new figures.
A third of Moneywise users don’t trust contactless payments
Over a third (36%) of Moneywise.co.uk users avoid using contactless payment technology as they don’t trust it, our latest poll…
Deal of the week: Santander offers 5% cashback on Apple and Android Pay spends
Santander 123 Lite Current Account customers can earn 5% cashback when they spend on their debit card using Android Pay, Apple…
Visa considers incentive for firms to go cashless
UK firms may be offered a trial by payment company Visa in future to encourage the use of cards instead of cash payments.…