January 22, 2019 – PURCHASE, N.Y. – Today, Mastercard announced its contactless cards soon will be accepted at Target stores, giving shoppers the ability to simply tap to pay. Cardholders using a contactless Mastercard—ones with a contactless symbol on them—will tap their card on the reader screen to pay and head on their way. “We’re excited that …
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Working with transit operators, banks and technology partners, Mastercard Transit Solutions deliver seamless commuter experiences PURCHASE, NY – November 6, 2018 – Tapping your card or phone is all it takes to get around a city – this possibility is quickly becoming real for residents and visitors in over 150 global cities, thanks to Mastercard …
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As a frequent visitor to New York, there is no better way for me to get across the city than on the subway. And very soon, there will be no faster way to get on the subway than by tapping my Mastercard contactless card or device on the turnstile.  New York’s iconic MetroCard has served …
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Impressive 64% growth of merchants accepting MasterCard and Maestro contactless in Europe compared to Q2 2014 WATERLOO, Belgium – September 8, 2015 – Europeans increasingly tap for their everyday purchases as they benefit from its speed and convenience. In the second quarter of 2015, tap transactions in Europe grew by almost 170 % year on year and …
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