TD Canada Trust Lends Credence to Apple Pay Launch in Canada Next Month

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Just one month before Apple Pay is rumored to launch in Canada, large bank TD Canada Trust briefly provided evidence of the forthcoming launch by prematurely listing the iPhone-based mobile payments service as a method of payment on its website, as spotted by blog iPhone in Canada. The link has since been removed.

Apple Pay was briefly listed under "Ways to Pay" at the bottom of TD Canada Trust's website, but the link now leads to a blank page. When it was live, the page said that Apple Pay will soon support TD Canada Trust debit and credit cards, with purchases subject to a $100 transaction limit like other contactless payments in Canada.

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In April, The Wall Street Journal reported that Apple was in negotiations with the Royal Bank of Canada, TD Canada Trust, Scotiabank, Bank of Montreal, CIBC and National Bank of Canada about a potential November launch of Apple Pay in Canada. The six financial institutions combined account for more than 90% of Canadian bank accounts.

Apple Pay launched in the United States last October, and expanded to the United Kingdom in July.

TD Canada Trust has around 11 million customers in Canada.

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65 months ago
"It's about time"
-every Canadian.

Edit: wooo finally
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64 months ago

Just gonna leave this here:

https://www.rbcbank.com/help-and-faqs/frequently-asked-questions/apple-pay-faqs/index.html

This is for RBC US. Not Canada.
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65 months ago

So Cook's interview has come and gone, and not a word on Apple Pay... Oh well.

Looks like we have to wait a bit longer.

Found this while looking for Apple Pay in Canada.

https://www.payfirma.com/blog/accepting-apple-pay-in-canada/
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65 months ago
I already upgraded from a 5s to a 6s but this would make it seem SO much more worth it than it already is. PLEASE BE TRUE
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65 months ago
couldn't be happier. every POS machine here has NFC, its time we use them. my apple watch can't wait
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65 months ago
"US and UK, thank you for the beta testing"
- Canada

But seriously: About "seven-stars" time!
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