Payments News

Chase Pay bows to the inevitable; hops into bed with Samsung Pay

Jul 30, 2018

Chase is bidding to give its under-appreciated proprietary mobile payments app Chase Pay a shot in the arm by linking up with Samsung Pay.

Under the deal, Chase customers will be able to use Samsung Pay’s Magnetic Secure Transmission (MST) technology, along with NFC, to pay with the Chase Pay app by simply tapping the payment terminal. As an added incentive, consumers that link Chase Pay to Samsung Pay will be able to earn both Samsung Rewards points and for eligible Chase cards, Chase Ultimate Rewards points, for the purchases they make.

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