JP Morgan today announced that all merchants within their payments network will now have the option to enable Meta Pay for their customers.
A Meta spokesperson stated that the partnership is valuable for their overarching payments an financial services objectives as the bank offers a sizeable network of merchants, “including may beloved brands. Through this expansion, many more people will be able to use Meta Pay to seamless shop on the websites they love.”
Additional benefits for businesses include:
- Easy setup: Minimal integration required from businesses, as Meta Pay integrates with their payments platform.
- Secure: Payment card numbers are encrypted for safe and secure storage. The choice of a PIN, fingerprint or face ID to authenticate a payment adds extra security. For transactions made with Meta Pay, payment confirmation will be sent in an email.
- Fast checkout: No login required if a customer is signed into Facebook or Instagram. Customers speed through checkout with pre-filled details.
- No cost: No additional cost to businesses.
Earlier this year Meta rolled out payment options across Whatsapp and Instagram, reinvigorating the tech firm's financial efforts post closure of the Novi (previously Libra) wallet.
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