VIENNA, Va., Nov. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Navy Federal Credit Union announced today that its five million members now have access to Apple Pay™. This new service transforms mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay. Members can use Apple Pay with the new iPhone® 6, iPhone 6 plus, Apple Watch™, iPad Air™ 2 and iPad mini™ 3.
"We're excited to make this new service available to our members starting today," said Randy Hopper, vice president of credit cards and business optimization at Navy Federal. "Our members live fast-paced and mobile lives. And, they have enthusiastically adopted our mobile banking solutions. Now, with Apple Pay, they'll be able to save time when shopping while having a safe and easy payment experience."
Apple Pay expands digital servicing for Navy Federal's members – many of whom are active duty military personnel and their families – who rely on mobile technology in their daily lives. The credit union cites this as a major driver for its emphasis on digital service channels.
About Navy Federal Credit Union: Navy Federal Credit Union is the world's largest credit union with $62 billion in assets, 5 million members, 257 branches, and a workforce of over 12,000 employees worldwide. The credit union serves all Department of Defense and Coast Guard active duty, civilian, and contractor personnel and their families. For additional information about Navy Federal, visit www.navyfederal.org.
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