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HitPay delivers Tap to Pay on iOS in Australia, Canada, France, the UK, and the US

Source: HitPay

HitPay has launched Tap to Pay on iOS in Australia, Canada, France, the UK, and the US.

This feature lets businesses accept contactless payments using their iOS devices, without needing a separate card terminal or POS hardware.

How Tap to Pay on iOS Works
HitPay’s Tap to Pay feature on iOS simplifies the process of accepting contactless payments using an iPhone. Merchants simply present their iPhone to the customer, and ask the customer to place their card on the tap area until the transaction is complete.
By leveraging Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, Tap to Pay ensures that transactions are seamless and secure. As a result, businesses can confidently offer contactless payment options, without needing a terminal or POS hardware.

Advantages of HitPay Tap to Pay on iOS
With the launch of Tap to Pay on iOS in Australia, Canada, France, UK, and US, businesses can now enjoy numerous benefits that streamline their payment processes and enhance customer experiences. Some of the key advantages include:

No Additional Hardware Needed: Tap to Pay eliminates the need for businesses to invest in separate payment terminals or devices, as it allows them to accept contactless payments using their existing iPhones. This simplifies the payment infrastructure and reduces the costs associated with hardware maintenance and upgrades.
Fast and Easy Setup: Integrating Tap to Pay into a business’s payment process is quick and straightforward, enabling merchants to start accepting contactless payments without any significant delays. With the free HitPay iOS app, businesses can access Tap to Pay and begin processing transactions.
Cost-effective Solution: HitPay’s Tap to Pay is a cost-efficient alternative to traditional payment processing methods, as it does not require any setup or subscription fees. Instead, businesses only pay per transaction, allowing them to better manage and predict their payment processing costs.
Better Customer Experience: By providing seamless and contactless options, businesses can significantly improve their customers’ payment experiences. Customers can simply use their contactless credit or debit cards, Apple Pay, Apple Watch, or compatible digital wallets to complete their transactions quickly and securely, resulting in increased customer satisfaction and loyalty.

Secure Transactions with Tap to Pay
As HitPay launches Tap to Pay on iOS, it is essential to ensure that users can trust the security and privacy of their transactions. Tap to Pay on iOS incorporates several robust security measures that protect customers’ payment data and maintain their privacy:

Encryption and Processing Using Secure Element: Tap to Pay on iOS are processed using the Secure Element, a hardware-based security solution that encrypts and processes all transactions. This technology safeguards users’ sensitive payment information, ensuring that it remains protected throughout the transaction process.
Apple Pay’s Privacy and Security Technology: By leveraging Apple Pay’s established privacy and security features, Tap to Pay on iOS provides an additional layer of protection for users. This reinforces the platform’s commitment to maintaining the highest standards of security and privacy for all transactions.
No Storage of Payment Data on the Phone: To further enhance the security and privacy of Tap to Pay on iOS, payment data is not stored on the user’s phone. This approach ensures that even in the event of a lost or stolen device, customers’ payment information remains secure and confidential.

How to Set Up Tap to Pay on HitPay
Businesses in Australia, Canada, France, the UK, and the US can now set up Tap to Pay on iOS. To set up Tap to Pay, merchants can follow these steps:

Download the HitPay app: Install the HitPay mobile app on a compatible iOS device.
Sign up for a free HitPay account: This account will provide access to HitPay’s suite of payment processing tools, including Tap to Pay.
Fill in verification details and activate payment methods: Complete the in-app verification process.
Click on Tap to Pay: In the HitPay app, navigate to the Tap to Pay feature. With just a few clicks, merchants can accept contactless payments from customers.

By following these steps, businesses can set up Tap to Pay on HitPay, leveraging this innovative payment solution to grow their operations and provide a seamless payment experience for their customers.

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