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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Who could have imagined, just a few years back, that you’d be able to pay with your mobile phone, your watch, or your fitness device? Well, today you can – and if you fast forward a couple more years, we’re likely to see many more of these. At Mastercard we like to think of it …
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I love my smartphone. The variety of tasks that I can complete today using it has taken away the need to use dedicated devices that are now gathering dust in my home. Instead, I stream music and videos, navigate road trips and take amazing, high quality pictures of my adventures (I can share some if …
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Waiting for that insurance claim payout so you can repair your damaged roof? Forget to put the check in the email for the summer house share? Daughter spending time abroad in Spain need money? Trying to cash out from your driving side gig? Twenty two billion checks are written each year alone, valued at $22 …
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Mastercard cardholders can now make safe and secure payments with Android Pay Toronto, ON – May 31, 2017 – Today, Google confirmed that Android Pay, enabling contactless mobile payments with Android-based devices, is now live in Canada. It provides millions of Mastercard cardholders with yet another innovative, fast and secure way to pay, wherever Mastercard …
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