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Person making a mobile payment using contactless card technology by waving an Android phone in front of an NFC reader Using Contactless Card Technology in Mobile Payments

As payment methods have evolved from the traditional cash-based system to mobile systems, contactless cards are becoming more popular for their convenience and flexibility. Here's a primer on how this mobile payment system stores your card information, as well as the near-field communication technology behind it.

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David Smith
Even as Security Fears Linger in the US, Mobile Payment Options Grow

While the rest of the world races to the forefront of mobile payment technology, American consumers want reassurance that the security is in place to protect their wallets now that they're being stored in their phones. Retailers aren't waiting around as newer payment options are being unveiled.

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Noel Wurst