MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The convenience, simplicity and security of Apple Pay are now available to customers who use U.S. Bank FlexPerks American Express Cards.
“Enabling Apple Pay for our U.S. Bank FlexPerks American Express Cardmembers continues our efforts to give customers choices in how they manage payments, as well as providing them an easy, secure and private way to pay,” said Cliff Cook, senior vice president for the U.S. Bank retail credit-card division. “As one of the leaders in mobile payments, we continue investing in innovation to better serve our customers today and anticipate their needs for tomorrow.”
Apple Pay is now available with the:
- U.S. Bank FlexPerks Reserve American Express Card.
- U.S. Bank FlexPerks Travel Rewards American Express Card.
- U.S. Bank FlexPerks Select+ American Express Card.
With this announcement, all U.S. Bank credit and debit cards (consumer and small business) work with Apple Pay. With Apple Pay, card numbers are not stored on the device; instead, a unique Device Account Number is assigned, encrypted and securely stored in the Secure Element. If the device is lost or stolen, it’s easy to quickly suspend the device and stop the ability to make purchases.
Apple Pay is easy to set up and users will continue to receive all of the rewards and benefits offered by their U.S. Bank American Express Card. In stores, Apple Pay works with iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch. When online shopping in apps, accepting Apple Pay is as simple as the touch of a finger with Touch ID, so there’s no need to manually fill out lengthy account forms or repeatedly type in shipping and billing information. When paying for goods and services within apps, Apple Pay is compatible with iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 4 and iPad Pro.
About U.S. Bank
Minneapolis-based U.S. Bancorp (“USB”), with $422 billion in assets as of December 31, 2015, is the parent company of U.S. Bank National Association, the fifth largest commercial bank in the United States. The Company operates 3,133 banking offices in 25 states and 4,936 ATMs and provides a comprehensive line of banking, investment, mortgage, and trust and payment services products to consumers, businesses and institutions. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at www.usbank.com.
The U.S. Bank FlexPerks American Express Card program is issued and administered by U.S. Bank. American Express is a federally registered service mark of American Express and is used by the issuer pursuant to a license. Apple Pay is a registered trademark of Apple Inc.