Apple Pay is a digital wallet that allows you to make contactless purchases in store or online using just your iPhone or Apple device, without your physical debit or credit card. Learn how Apple Pay works and how it compares to other digital wallet solutions in this guide.
Banks and credits unions that are compatible with Apple Pay*
|Bank||Apple Pay||Samsung Pay|
|1st Choice Savings|
|Access Credit Union|
|Affinity Credit Union|
|Assiniboine Credit Union|
|Bank of America Corporate cards|
|Bank of America Merrill Lynch – Commercial Cards|
|Bank of Montreal (Interac debit cards, Mastercard credit cards)|
|Cambrian Credit Union|
|Canadian Tire (Mastercard credit cards)|
|CIBC (Interac debit cards, Mastercard and Visa credit cards)|
|Coast Capital Savings Credit Union|
|Collabria Financial Services, Inc|
|Conexus Credit Union|
|Copperfin Credit Union|
|Cornerstone Credit Union|
|Enderby & District Financial, a division of First West Credit Union|
|Envision Financial, a division of First West Credit Union|
|First Calgary Financial|
|Foam Lake Savings & Credit Union|
|Fusion Credit Union|
|HSBC (Mastercard credit cards)|
|Innovation Credit Union|
|Interior Savings Credit Union|
|Island Savings, a division of First West Credit Union|
|Kingston Community Credit Union|
|Libro Credit Union|
|Luseland Credit Union|
|Macklin Credit Union|
|Mainstreet Credit Union|
|Mountain View Financial|
|National Bank of Canada|
|PenFinancial Credit Union|
|President’s Choice (Mastercard credit cards)|
|Prospera Credit Union|
|RBC – Royal Bank of Canada (Interac debit cards, Visa credit and prepaid cards)|
|Servus Credit Union|
|Steinbach Credit Union|
|Synergy Credit Union|
|Tandia Credit Union|
|TD (Interac debit cards, Visa credit cards)|
|Unity Credit Union|
|Valley First – Enderby, a division of First West Credit Union|
|Westminster Savings Credit Union|
*The information presented in this table is accurate as of May 20, 2020.
How to add a debit or credit card to Apple Pay
Set up a debit or credit card on your iPhone in just a few steps:
- Open Apple Wallet on your iPhone and tap the “+” button.
- Scan the front of your debit or credit card by positioning it in the frame.
- Tap Next.
- Your card provider may want to verify your information by sending you an activation code. If applicable, select your verification method. Once you receive it, enter the code.
- Once your card is verified, you’ll be able to make payments through Apple Pay.
Compare accounts compatible with Apple Pay
See some of the banks that offer Apple Pay in the table below.
With Apple Pay, you can make contactless payments using your iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac computer. But it’s only available on Apple devices and not all debit and credit cards are compatible. Compare banks and accounts that are compatible with Apple Pay.
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