US consumers turn to contactless payments during uncertainty
During February and March, as much of the country imposed necessary guidelines on social distancing, a majority of consumers turned to contactless Tap & Go™ payments for essential purchases. People are modifying the way they pay and the safety and cleanliness of contactless payments are key drivers. Consumer polling by Mastercard, paints an insightful picture of this accelerated and sustained contactless adoption.
of US consumers say they are now using contactless payments 
View contactless as the cleaner way to pay 
Moved contactlesscards to top of wallet 
State they will continue to use contactless payment post-pandemic 
Resources for our partners
Mastercard supports partners in multiple aspects of this contactless evolution. Click below to learn more.
Explore the ease and benefits of providing consumers contactless cards
Enabling contactless at point of sale to improve customer experience
Launch, manage and optimize contactless payments across card portfolios