Can I add my Wells Fargo credit card to Apple Pay?

Pay with your iPhone or Apple Watch at participating locations.

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Use your Wells Fargo credit card when you add it to your Apple Pay app on your iPhone. Just tap your phone or Apple Watch at participating locations — but not all retailers are on board yet.

How to set up Wells Fargo credit card for Apple Pay

The steps may vary depending on your iOS device, but general directions are:

  1. Open the Wallet app or tap Wallet & Apple Pay.
  2. Select to add your credit card.
  3. If you already have the card on iTunes, use the card’s security code to add it to Apple Pay.
  4. To add a new card, select Add a different card and enter the card’s details or use your iSight camera to scan your card.

Note: Sometimes you may be asked for additional information to verify your credit card. Follow the steps provided to you by the app to verify your credit card account.

If you have the Wells Fargo mobile app you can skip these steps. Add your credit card in Account settings and then Add cards to digital wallets. Tap Apple Pay and select the Wells Fargo card you wish to add.

How does my Wells Fargo credit card work with Apple Pay?

Once you add your Wells Fargo credit card, Apple Pay stores it as a virtual card. This means you can make purchases with your iPhone without your physical card passing through a POS terminal.

At check out, look for the Apple Pay or Contactless Payments symbols. Unlock your iPhone or watch and bring it top close to the POS terminal.

Benefits of using your Wells Fargo credit card for Apple Pay

Adding your Wells Fargo credit card to Apple Pay will let you:

  • Make purchases with your iOS device. Use your iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch to pay at check out at participating locations.
  • Send money to contacts. Tap the Apple Pay icon in the messenger app when chatting with contacts and enter the amount you wish to send.
  • Purchase iOS apps. Buy new apps at the App Store or make in-app purchases.

Compare Wells Fargo credit cards

All Wells Fargo cards are compatible with Apple Pay. Compare cards to find the right Wells Fargo card for you.

Name Product Filter values Rewards Purchase APR Annual fee
3x points on dining, gas, transit, travel and streaming and 1x points on all other purchases
0% intro for the first 12 months (then 15.74% to 27.74% variable)
$0
Earn 30,000 bonus points when you spend $3,000 in purchases in the first 3 months.
1.5% cash back on all purchases
0% intro for the first 15 months (then 15.74% to 27.74% variable)
$0
$150 cash rewards bonus when you spend $500 in purchases in the first 3 months.
5x points on gas, groceries, and drugstores for the first 6 months on up to $12,500, then 1x points after that and on all other purchases
0% intro for the first 15 months (then 18.24% to 27.24% variable)
$0
Earn 5x points on gas, grocery, and drugstore purchases for the first 6 months on up to $12,500 and 1x points on all other purchases.
N/A
0% intro for the first 18 months (then 17.24% to 26.74% variable)
$0
Enjoy a 18 months intro APR period on purchases and balance transfers.
5x points up to $12,500 on gas, groceries, and drugstores for the first 6 months, then 1x points after that and on all other purchases
0% intro for the first 15 months (then 14.24% to 27.24% variable)
$0
Earn 5x points on gas, grocery, and drugstore purchases for the first 6 months on up to $12,500 and 1x points on all other purchases.

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Bottom line

Adding your Wells Fargo credit card to Apple Pay will let you pay for your purchases with your iPhone or Apple Watch at participating locations. Also, Apple Pay can simplify sending money to friends and family directly from the messenger app.

Need a different card? Compare other credit cards to find a card that meets your financial needs.

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