Being able to pay for things with your phone isn't a new concept in 2020. It's existed for years with platforms like Apple and Google Pay, with these services using the NFC chip in your phone to complete transactions at stores that accept it.
It's essentially the same thing as swiping your credit card or inserting its chip, but having that payment power built right into your phone is a nice convenience.
Some of our AC forum members recently began talking about their use of Google Pay, with the conversation going as follows:
What say you? How often do you use Google Pay for NFC payments?
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