Apple Pay is a great way to accept money from friends and family. Here’s a quick guide on how to get started.
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Open the Settings app on your iPhone
Open the Settings app on your iPhone.
Scroll down and tap Touch ID & Passcode. If you have an iPhone with Face ID, you’ll see Face ID & Passcode.
If prompted, enter your passcode.
Tap Add a Fingerprint and follow the instructions. You can add multiple fingerprints.
Tap “Wallet & Apple Pay”
In the Settings app, tap “Wallet & Apple Pay.” If you don’t see this option, make sure that your country or region supports Apple Pay.
Turn on “Apple Pay Cash.” If you don’t see this option, make sure that your country or region supports Apple Pay.
You might need to enter your birthday and Social Security number to verify your identity.
Tap “Add Credit or Debit Card”
1.Open the Wallet app on your iPhone, then tap .
2.Tap the plus sign .
3.Follow the steps to add a new card. If you’re asked to add the card that you use with apple id cards on other devices, or cards that you’ve recently removed, choose them, then enter the card security codes.
4.After you enter your card information, tap Next. Your bank or card issuer will verify your information and decide if you can use your card with Apple Pay. If they need more information from you, they’ll ask for it here. When they approve your card, tap Next. If you have an iPhone 6 or later, you might need to sign in with the passcode that you use to unlock your iPhone
Use your iPhone’s camera to capture your card information or enter it manually
When you set up Apple Pay, you can add your credit, debit, and prepaid cards to Wallet. You might need to verify your card information with your bank or card issuer the first time you use each card.
To add a new card on your iPhone, open the Wallet app and tap . Use your iPhone’s camera to capture your card information or enter it manually. If you’re asked to add the card that you use with apple id tap Continue.
Follow the instructions on your screen to verify your information start using Apple Pay.
Follow the instructions to add your card
Open the Wallet app. Tap the plus sign in the upper-right corner. Tap Continue. Position your card in the camera frame so that it fills up the entire screen. If you’re asked to sign your card, use a ballpoint pen or take a picture of your signature. Tap Next. The last four digits of your card number are displayed to confirm that you added the correct card.
Once your card is added, you use apple pay to make purchases
If you have an iPhone 6 or later,1 you use apple pay to pay in stores, within apps, and on the web. Simply hold your iPhone near the reader with your finger on Touch ID. You don’t even need to wake up your iPhone.
Paying in stores
In stores, Apple Pay works with iPhone SE, iPhone 6s and later, and iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2nd generation), iPad Pro 10.5-inch, iPad (5th generation), iPad Air 2, and iPad mini 4 and later.apple watch Series 1 and later also work with in-store systems. Look for one of these symbols at checkout:
Paying within apps
When you’re paying for goods and services within apps, look for the Buy with Apple Pay or Apple Pay buttons when checkout is complete:
On the web in Safari
When you’re making purchases on participating websites in Safari on your Mac or your iOS device, look for the Buy with Apple Pay or Apple Pay buttons when checkout is complete:
Look for these symbols using apple pay
To make a purchase, hold your iPhone near the contactless reader with your finger on Touch ID
When you’re ready to purchase something in a store, look for the contactless reader. To make a purchase, hold your iPhone near the reader with your finger on Touch ID. You might need to enter a PIN, depending on your country and bank.