Apple Pay expands to Volksbank and Raiffeisenbank customers in Germany

Wednesday 22 April 2020 12:14 CET | News

Germany-based banks Volksbank and Raiffeisenbank have announced that their customers can now use Apple Pay on their iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple Watch. 


As of right now, there is no debit support, but customers can add their credit cards to Apple Pay. The Federal Association of Volksbank and Raiffeisenbank is a consortium of over 1,000 independent credit unions. This makes it the largest banking group in Germany. According to the report, this expansion brings Apple Pay to over 30 million additional customers in Germany.

Apple Pay works on the iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple Watch. On the Mac, you can use Apple Pay on the web to easily make purchases through compatible websites. On Apple Watch, simply double-click the side button to reveal the Apple Pay interface.

iPhone and Apple Watch support also works with many payment terminals for in-person transactions as well. Simply double click the side button on your iPhone or Apple Watch, then tap it against a compatible terminal.

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Keywords: Volksbank, Raiffeisenbank, Apple Pay, iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch, Germany, mobile payments, product launch, expansion, Europe
Categories: Payments & Commerce
Countries: Germany
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