This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 19 °C Tuesday 2 June, 2020


# contactless - Friday 13 March, 2020

AIB suspending new contactless fee due to Covid-19

The 1 cent fee per contactless payment was due to begin on 30 May.

New Revenue measures set up for SMEs experiencing cashflow problems

All debt enforcement activity has been suspended until further notice.

# contactless - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Poll: Would you be more likely to donate to a charity if contactless payments were an option? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you be more likely to donate to a charity if contactless payments were an option?

Temple Street Children’s Hospital is introducing contactless payment versions of traditional bucket collection.

Phasing out the Christmas collection bucket? Irish charities start the switch to contactless payments

Temple Street Children’s Hospital has said it’s moving away from traditional bucket collecting methods.

# contactless - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Poll: Do you prefer to use contactless payments? Cash OUt This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you prefer to use contactless payments?

New research has suggested that people making cash payments will be in a minority in the next half-decade.

# contactless - Monday 28 May, 2018

No coins? London buskers now accepting contactless payments

London mayor Sadiq Khan called it an “innovative, first-of-its-kind scheme”.

# contactless - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Maintenance fees, contactless and ATM charges - here's how much you're paying your bank

Do you know how much you’re paying out for using your cards?

# contactless - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Here's a perfect Christmas present idea for every person in your life

We’ve trawled the shops and found the pick of the bunch, so you can relax.

# contactless - Monday 5 December, 2016

8 magical places to catch up with friends this Christmas

Step into Christmas.

# contactless - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

You won't be paying for your shopping with your phone anytime soon

There are some good reasons why the likes of Apple and Samsung Pay haven’t arrived here yet.

# contactless - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

How many of these great pubs around Ireland have you been to?

Here’s a guide to make finding a great pub near you a touch easier.

# contactless - Friday 8 April, 2016

6 hacks that will make your life a little easier

We could all do with things being a touch easier, right?

# contactless - Monday 28 December, 2015

Are our buses and trains next for contactless debit card payments? First Contact This post contains a poll

Are our buses and trains next for contactless debit card payments?

Contactless payments are now very much the norm in Ireland for most low-priced retail goods.

# contactless - Friday 20 November, 2015

You told us - 6 ways to make everyday life that little touch easier

You asked us, and we listened.

# contactless - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge Admit it, paying Contactless makes you feel your most glamorous Glam Lyfe

# contactless - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Here's everything you need to know about the launch of Apple Pay

It works in McDonalds and taxis. (But it’s not in Ireland yet).

# contactless - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Making it easy for customers: Half a million contactless payments in Ireland

Visa Debit predicts that there will be two million of them having taken place by the end of the year – eliminating €10 million in cash usage.

# contactless - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Irish adults carry €78m in cash daily - survey

We also spend quite a bit of time queueing…