Apple Pay, What it is

What it is

Apple Pay is a digital wallet system that allows consumers to easily make payments online or using NFC (near field communication) in the physical world. It allows the possibilitly to add major credit card schemes (Mastercard, Visa, Maestro), while using tokenization as the underlying technology to allow for such transactions to take place.

Apple Pay is offered in a number of countries worldwide including the majority of Europe, United States and Canada. A full list of the countries supported can be found on the official Apple website