SCARBOROUGH —Amid ongoing considerations arising from COVID-19 about spreading the virus and limiting contact of surfaces for that and different well being causes, City & Nation FCU has launched its Contactless Visa Debit Card. City & Nation is the primary credit score union in Maine to introduce a contactless debit card (and certainly one of solely a handful of economic establishments within the state to take action) and is enthusiastic in regards to the important well being advantages and comfort this new card will supply to our members.
“Simply put, it’s a healthier way to pay as members can show, pay and be on their way with this new card. In today’s environment, with all that is happening concerning the pandemic, the timing of the availability of our new contactless debit cards couldn’t be better. This new card gives our members a secure, quick, and easy payment option that is also sanitary. We pride ourselves on providing a member experience that not only meets the needs of our members but exceeds it,” President and CEO of TCFCU David Libby mentioned.
Over the previous few months, the credit score union mentioned it has seen a big improve within the reputation of contactless funds, the place credit score and debit playing cards are loaded into digital pockets that course of via Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Google Pay. “This is another option that leverages technology and reduces the health risk for our members,” Libby mentioned, including, “we were also one of the first financial institutions in Maine to offer contactless credit cards, which have been very popular with members so we have experience in delivering innovative technology. We never rest researching and testing what’s next in an on-going effort to find solutions that enhance our members’ service experience and financial well-being.”
“Our philosophy is to offer the ideal combination of technology, innovation and service. We have worked hard to create a high-tech culture, with strong personal support, and experience for our staff and members, and it has served us and our members well, especially in light of the current pandemic. The new contactless Debit Cards combines all of the convenience and safety protocols that have become an essential part of everyday life and we are thrilled to offer it to our members,” Libby mentioned.
The credit score union has a protracted historical past of firsts in Maine together with the primary credit score union and solely fourth monetary establishment within the nation to supply the Alexa Banking Talent; the primary Maine monetary establishment to introduce dialogue/pod model banking; the primary Maine credit score union to supply Apple Pay; and the primary Maine bank or credit score union to make the most of examine imaging ATMs.