Apple Pay Support Expands in U.S., China, Ireland, and Other Countries

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Before 2017 closes out for good, Apple Pay has seen another surge of support from banking establishments and credit unions in the United States, as well as more support from other establishments in places like China, Ireland, and others.

As first reported by 9to5Mac, the list of supporting banks and credit unions in the United States has expanded today in a big way, adding support for more than 40 new establishments. As is par for the course with these types of updates well after the public launch of Apple Pay, these are more regional banks and credit unions, basically filling in the remaining holes across the U.S. and bringing the mobile payment option to more people.

Here are the new additions:

United States

  • Act 1st Federal Credit Union
  • Adirondack Trust Company
  • AllWealth Federal Credit Union
  • Auburn Community Federal Credit Union
  • Bradford National Bank
  • Cedar Falls Community Credit Union
  • City of Boston Credit Union
  • Dallas Capital Bank
  • Decatur County Bank
  • Deerwood Bank
  • Farmers Bank and Trust
  • Farmers State Bank (IA)
  • First National Bank of Anson
  • First Pryority Bank
  • First Utah Bank
  • FNB Anson
  • GECU
  • Heritage Bank (WA)
  • HomeStreet Bank
  • Lowry State Bank
  • Marion Community Credit Union
  • Maspeth Federal Savings
  • Mechanics Bank
  • Meredith Village Savings Bank
  • Merrimack County Savings Bank
  • Mocse Federal Credit Union
  • Northern Bank
  • Peoples National Bank of Kewanee
  • Primebank
  • Quantum Credit Union
  • R.I.A. Federal Credit Union
  • Redding Bank of Commerce
  • School District 3 Federal Credit Union
  • School Employees Lorain County Credit Union
  • Somerset Trust Company
  • State Highway Patrol Federal Credit Union
  • The Citizens Bank (SC)
  • The Clay City Banking Company
  • The Harbor Bank of Maryland
  • United Business & Industry
  • Valley National Bank (both NY and OK now)
  • VisionBank of Iowa
  • Webster First Federal Credit Union

Mainland China

  • Bank of Quanzhou
  • YangQuan City Commercial Bank

Finland

  • Edenred (Ticket Restaurant cards)

France

  • Arkéa Banque Privée
  • Crédit Mutuel de Bretagne
  • Crédit Mutuel du Sud-Ouest
  • Crédit Mutuel Massif Central
  • Fortuneo Banque
  • Lydia
  • Max

Ireland

  • Hype
  • Nexi (along with cards issued from CartaSi and ICBPI)

Does your bank or credit union support Apple Pay?

[via 9to5Mac; Apple]