Apple Pay support added to more than 50 new banks and credit unions

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Over 50 US banks have been added to the list supporting Apple Pay. This number continues to outpace the number of merchants that are even accepting payments through the service.

In the last year, Apple has been adding more banks and credit unions to their list supporting Apple Pay and today the company has added another 50+. Since the release of Apple Pay in October of 2014, the wireless payment service has expanded not only in the U.S., but internationally as well in countries including Australia, Canada, and the United Kingdom.

Today’s 50+ credit unions and banks were added for Apple Watch, iPhone, and iPad users. The new additions are only for supported institutions within the U.S., none of which were international banks or credit unions. Rollout of credit unions and banks outside of the U.S. have really slowed down and can’t even compare to the level of support the U.S. gets.

Apple launched support for BJ’s Wholesale Club store cards just last month and  Starbucks and JCPenney also announced that they would be rolling out Apple Pay sometime this year as well. As for international rollout, the U.K currently only has support from 15 credit unions and banks and non-bank issued American Express cards in the U.K. and Canada.

Take a look below for the full list of new issuers:

  • 1st MidAmerica Credit Union
  • Achieve Financial Credit Union
  • Advantage Federal Credit Union
  • Alloy Federal Credit Union
  • Altoona First Savings Bank
  • Altura Credit Union
  • Amalgmated Bank of Chicago
  • Associated Credit Union of Texas
  • Bank of Ann Arbor
  • Beehive Federal Credit Union
  • Brand Banking Company
  • Business Bank of St. Louis
  • Capitol Credit Union
  • Charlotte State Bank & Trust
  • Citizens Bank (AL)
  • Citizens Savings Bank
  • Community Credit Union
  • Credit Union of Texas
  • Earthmover Credit Union
  • Employment Security Credit Union
  • Family Trust Federal Credit Union
  • First Community Bank of Beemer
  • First Interstate Bank
  • First Service Federal Credit Union
  • First Service Federal Credit Union
  • Fort Community Credit Union
  • Georgia Bank and Trust
  • HomeStar and Financial Services
  • Houston Highway Credit Union
  • IDB-IIC Federal Credit Union
  • Jefferson Financial Credit Union
  • Katahdin Federal Credit Union
  • Lion’s Share Federal Credit Union
  • Mainstreet Community Bank of Florida
  • Marine Bank & Trust
  • Marine Federal Credit Union
  • Monona State Bank
  • Navy Army Community Credit Union
  • Northway Bank
  • Oakworth Capital Bank
  • Plaza Park State Bank
  • Reliant Community Credit Union
  • Security Bank and Trust Company
  • Silver State Schools Credit Union
  • Spencer County Bank
  • Summit Community Bank
  • Sundance State Bank
  • The Commerce Bank of Washington
  • Tioga State Bank
  • Torrance Community Credit Union
  • Total Community Credit Union
  • Triangle Credit Union
  • United Community Bank
  • USNY Bank

[Via Apple]

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