In Poland, we look forward to action Apple Pay, while in the US soon will be able to withdraw money from ATMs without a card, thanks to the Touch ID.
Although the payment service Pay Apple debuted almost two years ago, but it still has not been launched in Poland. There also seems that this situation would soon change. Meanwhile, in the US, a network of FIS and the Payment Alliance International is planning to introduce more than 70,000 ATMs from which you can withdraw money without a card. To the transition process you will only need to have a device with a fingerprint scanner Touch ID.Payment Alliance International is one of the largest private operators of ATM machines, which together with the FIS took up a new cooperation. The companies plan to introduce an application that generates QR codes, allowing at the same time to confirm the identity of the user by using Touch ID. The codes will be generated after passing a short verification process. The whole has occupy no more than 10 seconds. FIS said the new option would be more secure than the standard not only because of the lack of need for an ATM card, but also in terms of reduced risk of obtaining the so-called. Card skimmers sensitive data. More than 70,000 ATMs that support this solution will be deployed in the United States at various petrol stations, shops and restaurants. The first machines that support this solution will appear even at the end of this summer, although more ATMs will be gradually introduced in the coming months. Source: FIS