GET TO KNOW CONTACTLESS CARD
With Contactless feature, it is not necessary to insert the card into the POS terminal, but simply Tap & Go. Contactless purchases can be performed only on POS terminals that have integrated this feature. These purchases, besides being contactless, are also performed without PIN for amounts up to 15 EUR. For every purchase over Contactless limit must be entered the PIN.
The limit of 15 EUR is set for Kosovo in accordance with the rules and standards of the card issuing companies. Contactless limit varies from country to country.
After 5 Contactless credit card transactions (cumulative amount of 75 EUR), the customer must make a Chip and PIN transaction in order to reset the parameter.
How to use it:
Step 1: At the purchasing moment check if POS terminal has the contactless logo ;
Step 2: After placing the amount it is enough to pass your card to the POS device;
Step 3: Wait approval and you’re good to go!
Frequently Asked Questions:
What is a Contactless card?
Contactless is a fast, easy and secure way to pay by card in POS terminals up to 15 EUR without the need to enter a PIN and POS slip signature.
Where can I use the Contactless card? Can it be used abroad?
The Contactless card can be used everywhere if POS terminal is equipped with contactless logo . If the POS terminal is not equipped with the logo your purchase will be done with contact Chip and PIN).
The limit 15 EUR is set for Kosovo in accordance with the rules and standards of the card issuing companies. Contactless limit varies from country to country.
How safe is Contactless Usage?
Contactless transactions benefit from the same high security level that underpins Chip and PIN transactions.
What if I want to make a contactless transaction for something that costs more than 15 EUR?
All purchases can be done contactless (without contact). For purchases up 15 EUR you won’t need to enter PIN and to sign POS slip. Contactless transaction can be done also for purchases greater than 15 EUR just in this case you will need to enter your PIN.