Morgan Stanley Now Supports Apple Pay
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management today announced that owners of its debit cards can use their card with Apple Pay. Once Morgan Stanley cardholders register with Apple Pay, they'll be able to make tap-and-go mobile payments at participating retailers. Apple Pay launched in October and has performed well. Earlier this week, JPMorgan Chase said more than one million of its customers have registered cards with Apple Pay. Morgan Stanley's support of Apple Pay means more people will be able to take advantage of the service.
Mar 19, 2018
Google today announced its Shopping Actions program, a way for retailers to surface their products in search results and ensure those products are easy to purchase. Google is bringing Shopping Actions to Google Assistant and Google Search, which will include a universal shopping cart on mobile devices, desktops, and Google Home products.
May 18, 2017
Google this week rolled out the Google Payment API, a new set of capabilities that will allow anyone to make in-app or online payments with any debit or credit card associated with their Google account. Google says this option will simplify the process for people to checkout and make purchases online, as it negates the need to fill out cumbersome purchasing forms.
Dec 4, 2017
Target today made it possible for people to make in-store payments with their smartphones through the Target mobile app. Similar to Walmart’s offering, shoppers can link their debit cart to the new Wallet function within the Target app.
Apr 11, 2017
Facebook today made it possible to pay groups of people within Messenger. The app has supporter peer-to-peer payments since 2015, but they were limited to single people.
Jun 20, 2017
Google today simplified the process of managing monthly bills for subscribers to its Project Fi wireless service. Starting this week, Project Fi gains a new tool that helps the account manager easily determine what each member of the plan owes and send them a bill.