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Desjardins Launches Mastercard Support for Apple Pay

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Desjardins customers can now use their Mastercard credit cards with Apple Pay, joining Visa and Interac debit cards. Apple Pay launched last October for Desjardins customers.

iPhone in Canada reader Marc let us know a couple weeks ago he was able to add his Desjardins Mastercard to Apple Pay, but could not activate it. But as of today, he said the card was activated for Apple Pay successfully.

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Desjardins also updated their website to note the addition of Mastercard support for Apple Pay.

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Below are the support Visa and Mastercard credit cards available for Apple Pay with Desjardins:

  • Student Cash Back Visa
  • Cash Back Visa
  • Cash Back Mastercard
  • Classic Visa
  • Elegance Gold Visa
  • Modulo Visa
  • Cash Back World Mastercard
  • Odyssey Gold Visa
  • Odyssey World Elite Mastercard
  • Prestige Platinum Visa
  • Platinum Visa
  • Odyssey Visa Infinite Privilege

Apple has not updated their Apple Pay banks list to note Mastercard support for Desjardins, but that should happen soon.

To date, the following financial institutions support Apple Pay in Canada:

American Express
ATB
Bank of Montreal (Interac debit cards, Mastercard credit cards)
Canadian Tire (Mastercard credit cards)
CIBC (Interact debit cards, Mastercard and Visa credit cards)
Coast Capital Savings Credit Union
Desjardins (Interac debit cards, Visa credit cards)
HSBC (Mastercard credit cards)
MBNA
National Bank of Canada
President’s Choice (Mastercard credit cards)
RBC – Royal Bank of Canada (Interac debit cards, Mastercard and Visa credit cards)
Scotiabank (American Express credit cards, Interac debit cards, Visa credit and prepaid cards)
Tangerine
TD (Interac debit cards, Visa credit cards)

Let us know if you’re using your Desjardins Mastercard with Apple Pay.

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  • National Bank only supports MasterCard right now, but apparently debit card support is coming soon. One employee told me she heard december was the target for that.

  • LK

    Finally! It’s activated on my iPhone and Watch. It was a painless activation with a code sent to my email; no long phone call with them. I’m gonna try it tonight.

  • Riley Freeman

    now if only they could allow coporate visa cards to use apple pay

  • steve81

    Finally! I was able to activate it.

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