0
Wireless

UK contactless card payment limit increases to GBP 45 from April

Tuesday 24 March 2020 | 10:17 CET | News
UK Finance, UK banking and finance industry trade group, confirmed that the spending limit for contactless card payments will rise from GBP 30 to GBP 45 from 01 April.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless / Mobile & Wireless
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

Coronavirus


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Irish contactless payments worth EUR 733 million in February - BPFI

Published 08 Apr 2021 15:37 CET | Ireland
A total of 1.6 million contactless payments worth EUR 26.2 million were made in Ireland each day in February, according to the ...

Digital donation company GoodBox raises GBP 9 million for expansion

Published 21 Feb 2021 18:54 CET | United Kingdom
UK-based GoodBox, provider of digital collection box services, has raised GBP 9 million from investors and is now looking to ...

Ireland contactless payments exceed EUR 1 billion in December - BPFI

Published 27 Jan 2021 15:33 CET | Ireland
Ireland saw record contactless payments in December 2020 with the monthly value exceeding EUR 1 billion for the first time, ...

UK sees contactless payments continue to grow in 2019 - UK Finance

Published 04 Jun 2020 15:49 CET | United Kingdom
The UK saw continued growth in card and contactless payments in 2019, with card payments accounting for more than half (51%) of ...

Fidesmo supports college scheme to fit NFC chips in wearables made from recycled material

Published 07 Apr 2020 12:46 CET | Sweden
Swedish company Fidesmo and Eskilstuna Folk High School's "Recycle Design" scheme have begun a joint project called "Recycled ...

Belgian banks increase contactless payments limit to EUR 50 without PIN

Published 06 Apr 2020 15:17 CET | Belgium
Belgian banks have agreed to raise the default limit on contactless transactions, in order to support digital payments during the ...

Netherlands increases limit on contactless payments without PIN to EUR 50

Published 25 Mar 2020 10:58 CET | Netherlands
The limit in the Netherlands for contactless payments with a bank card, smartphone or wearable without PIN code has been lifted ...

Babylon Health announces new Covid-19 Care Assistant service

Published 24 Mar 2020 15:40 CET | United Kingdom
UK-based digital healthcare company Babylon Health has launched a Covid-19 Care Assistant, designed to increase the help it can ...

NatWest launches new Bo digital bank; tests biometric credit card

Published 27 Nov 2019 15:07 CET | United Kingdom
UK retail bank NatWest has launched a new digital bank called Bo, with the app now live on the Apple App Store and Google Play....

Manchester, Liverpool roll out contactless payments for public transport

Published 30 Jul 2019 12:49 CET | United Kingdom
The UK cities of Manchester and Liverpool are rolling out contactless payments for public transport services....

Brits make 2 billion online, mobile banking payments in 2018 - UK Finance

Published 07 Jun 2019 11:01 CET | United Kingdom
UK consumers are taking a 'pick & mix' approach to payments as mobile banking, contactless and mobile payments all become more ...

Samsung Pay available to PFS pre-paid cardholders in UK

Published 20 Mar 2019 21:03 CET | United Kingdom
Samsung has announced a partnership with electronic money (e-money) specialist Prepaid Financial Services (PFS) in the UK to make ...