With the advent of technology having to reshape our existence, with the normal conservative shopping being gradually replaced by online shopping, we can now at the snap of our fingers in our remote location use the gadget in our pocket to make different payments for our numerous shopping needs.
It is on the aegis of this that big tech companies like Apple and Google are fashioning out ways of delivering a more secure way of making payments without the hassles of users always pulling out their credit cards at a register.
Apple has decided to make payments for its numerous services easy for its subscribers with the payments in payments in person method in iOS applications and Safari.
TechBooky is right here to give you a simple guide on how to use the ‘Apple Pay’ option.
But then, how does Apple Pay work?
Apple not oblivious of the stress its users go through in the past has decided to make things easier for them with a secure way of completing payments without having to deal directly with a bank. Apple Pay is a perfect example of how technology can be used in our day-to-day tasks to deliver faster and convenient results to simplify life.
The tech company to make it easier to conduct private payments has substituted the physical card and fiat currencies with a digital wallet, which helps you seamlessly, make a payment transaction no matter the location.
Now let’s go straight to the main steps of using the Apple Pay.
Set Up Apple Pay Wallet With Credit or Debit Card Information For A Start
As a first time user on ‘Apple Pay’, to use your Apple wallet, you will have to scan your credit or debit card information into the Wallet Application on your device, be it iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, or MacBook. Then follow your Credit/Debit card bank instructions on the app to link your card into the Wallet app.
The use of Apple Cash together with the app will help in facilitating payments just by simply accessing your iMessage app.
Knowing How To Make Payments
After you might have linked your card with the wallet app, the next step will be to know how to pay with Apple Pay.
After you might have added your chosen payment method, making payment would be easy.
Double-tap the side button on your device in close proximity to any Apple Pay reader device, this would prompt your iPhone to display your cards to choose from and move to the top to be used for your chosen payment.
After getting this done, you can then know how to make payments for shopping online or even subscribe to Apple streaming services.
How To Send Money To Someone With Apple Pay
To have this process done, you will need to set up Apple Cash. Apple Cash helps create the perfect way to fund your wallet and then send money to others, provided they too have the Apple Cash.
You will log on to your Wallet application, and therein on the right side as shown in the picture above, you will see the ‘cash’ interface.
Select and click on the ‘Cash’ option, it will then lead you to obtain access to set up an Apple Cash account. What will be left will be to confirm standard information.
Once the process has been completed and all has been set up, with just a tap on the iMessage, you can then begin to easily send and receive money. By a mere click on the Apple Pay icon, you can at any time submit a request or send money with the use of the iMessage option.
Making payments have never being easier with ‘Apple Pay’.