Apple Pay is undoubtedly a payment system that continues to spread throughout our country like the foam for how easy it is to make a card payment thanks to it. It is no longer necessary to have to take out the wallet to make the payment in a specific establishment, being able to simply take out the iPhone or Apple Watch to do it by bringing it closer to the dataphone. BBVA is one of the largest entities in the country that is compatible with this payment system, facilitating from its own app the inclusion of the debit or credit card with this payment system.
To be able to link our bank card with Apple Pay, it is normal to do it through the native Wallet application, but from BBVA they try to facilitate the task being able to do it from your own application. The steps to follow extremely simple and in this article we tell you how you can do it.
Link your BBVA card with Apple Pay
Whether you have a debit or credit card You can make the link with both the iPhone and Apple Watch. The only thing you should keep in mind is that the BBVA application must be installed on your device.
When we log in to BBVA electronic banking with our credentials, if we go down a little on the main screen We have available a section with the different cards that we have contracted. This part is where we can perform the integration with Wallet without having to enter the data manually. You just have to follow the following steps:
- Click on the specific card you want to link with Apple Pay.
- Above the movements the option is available ‘Add to Apple Pay’. We will click on this and at the moment it will take us to the Wallet application.
- Select if you want to link it with the iPhone or Apple Watch and accept the terms of service.
The card will automatically be linked without having to enter the data naturally or even take a picture of the card. Since then we can make payments in the different dataphones equipped with NFC compatibility that are the majority. The truth is that it is appreciated that banks are fully committed to this compatibility with Apple Pay, and especially when you can not use their own systems to have Apple the NFC quite restricted.
And you, what do you think of this integration of Apple Pay with BBVA? Do you usually pay with this method?