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Is it possible to accidentally pay at a contactless terminal?

No. In order to complete a transaction, the merchant first needs to enter the amount for you to approve. Then, you must tap your card on the terminal, or hold the card within two inches of the terminal, until the payment is complete.

For more information on contactless payments, read how easy it can be to tap to pay for everyday purchases. Get started using the contactless chip feature on your card and learn about our other chip and contactless ways to pay.