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UK Post Office to roll out contactless payment technology

Wednesday 30 May 2012 | 20:22 CET | News
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The Post Office plans to roll out contactless payments across its 11,500 UK branches from 06 June, reports The Guardian. The terminals will accept payments for goods and services with contactless credit/debit cards as well as payment-enabled mobile phones. The roll-out will be completed by end-October and will make the Post Office the largest user of contactless payment technology in Europe. Lesley Sewell, chief information officer at Post Office, said the move would benefit customers by increasing choice and cutting transaction times. MasterCard PayPass and Visa PayWave card holders, as well

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