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Contactless cards

Contactless. Effortless.

All first direct debit and credit cards feature Contactless technology - look for the Contactless symbol on the front of your card.

contactless symbol - radio wave

Make payments up to £100, simply by tapping your debit or credit card against the contactless 'ripple' symbol.

Designed for small purchases so you don't have to worry if an item costs too little to pay for by card.

No hanging around to insert your card or wait for change. Just tap and go.

When making a contactless transaction, remove your card from your wallet or purse to make sure that the card you are intending to use (it's ok we know you might have other cards) is the one debited.

Step 1. Look

Look for the contactless symbol when paying for items up to the value of £100

Step 2. Touch

Touch your contactless card against the reader until the lights turn green

Step 3. Processing

A beep or green light shows your payment is being processed. For extra security you may occasionally be asked to enter your PIN

Step 4. Approved

Your payment is approved

From time to time, for your protection, we’ll ask you to input your PIN. If contactless stops working, just use your PIN to reset contactless on your card. You can view your debit Mastercard PIN on our App if you need a reminder.

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