Nedbank Customers Can Now Make Contactless Purchases With Touch ID Or Face ID



April 27, 2021, 2:18 p.m.

Now, Nedbank customers can make contactless purchases with Touch ID or Face ID by adding their personal details or business card to Apple Pay.

“You can now add your Nedbank personal or business card to Apple Pay. Open your Wallet app on your supported iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, or Mac to add your Nedbank card to Apple Pay. Once added, you can now make contactless purchases with Touch ID or Face ID, ” the startup explained on Twitter.

Nedbank Group is a financial services group in South Africa offering wholesale and retail banking services as well as insurance, asset management, and wealth management

Earlier this week, the South African fintech banking platform teamed up with Mastercard and local fintech player Ukheshe to launch a new feature for customers called Money Message on WhatsApp. This in-chat payment feature will allow users to make payments and get paid through WhatsApp.

Along this line, micro-merchants and their customers can transact with each other easily without fear of cost, security, or technical barriers.

Registration on the platform requires no paperwork and there is no limit on the amount of transactions users can make in a day.

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