There is a lot of confusion about mobile payments with phones due to advertising and promotions. You'll often see a store with a sticker that says "We take Apple Pay" or another one that says "Google Pay accepted here" and it causes you to think that if you don't have or use that specific mobile payment type, then you're out of luck. This just isn't the case. NFC Payments are NFC Payments. If a store takes them, then it takes all of them. If a store doesn't take them, then you can't use them (unless, of course you have a Samsung Galaxy since those phones are also equipped with a magnetic transmitter to mimic an actual credit card stripe). At any store that takes Samsung Pay, you can also use Apple Pay or Google Play and the other way around. Stores get paid or get breaks sometimes to
Eric Wrye of AndyTags
Eric is the founder of AndyTags and the designer behind all of the tags available on the site. He also has an Android App Video review channel and an app or two on Google Play he created himself.