ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PenFed Credit Union announced today that they will be adding Samsung Pay and Android Pay™ options to their digital wallet offerings.
These additions serve to expand the already wide-range of payment options, including Apple Pay, when PenFed members use their Visa credit cards. Android Pay and Samsung Pay digital wallet options for PenFed American Express cards are expected to be available in spring 2016.
"PenFed is always looking for new opportunities to improve and enhance our credit card programs for our members," said Kevyn Myers, executive vice president and chief operating officer with PenFed. "As mobile banking becomes even more popular, it is important that PenFed stay abreast of the latest technological advances and trends."
Samsung Pay is simple, secure and works almost anywhere you can swipe or tap your card. Samsung Pay works with more retailers than any other mobile payment service.
Android Pay can be used to make in-store purchases, as well as to buy items within mobile apps. Android Pay is available at more than one million stores.
"We take pride in offering innovative and dynamic cards that appeal to all of our cardholders. By making multiple digital payment options available to our cardholders, they get to enjoy the best in the latest mobile device trends, combined with some of the best cards available in the industry," said Myers.
About PenFed Credit Union
Established in 1935 as the War Department Credit Union, PenFed Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in the country, serving 1.4 million members worldwide; with $19 billion in assets. Its long-standing mission has been to provide superior financial services in a cost effective manner, while being responsive to members' needs. PenFed Credit Union offers market-leading mortgages, automobile loans, credit cards, checking, and a wide range of other financial services with its members' interests always in mind. PenFed Credit Union serves a diverse population, and no military service is required to join. We offer many paths to membership, including numerous employee groups and association affiliations. It's easy to apply. We invite you to come see why you belong at PenFed Credit Union. PenFed Credit Union is federally insured by the NCUA and is an equal housing lender. To learn more about PenFed Credit Union, visit PenFed.org, like us on Facebook and follow us @PenFed on Twitter. Interested in working for PenFed? Check us out on Linkedin. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer: M/F/V/D.