|By Business Wire||
|August 25, 2014 11:19 AM EDT||
Citi cardmembers now have a quicker and simpler way to make online purchases with the new Citi Wallet. Citi is the first global bank to introduce its own branded digital wallet in the U.S. Citi Wallet makes checkout easy with just a few clicks. By enrolling in Citi Wallet, Citi cardmembers no longer have to enter their credit card, billing and shipping information when making purchases at thousands of merchants.
“As online spending continues to grow, we heard from our cardmembers that they want a faster way to make purchases online,” said Barry Rodrigues, Head of Citi Enterprise Payment Solutions. “Citi Wallet delivers this by reducing online checkout to just a couple clicks – whether they are purchasing a sweater, flowers or a new tablet.”
Citi Wallet is available to all Citi U.S. consumer credit cardmembers. It’s easy to get started by registering your Citi credit card at www.citi.com/citiwallet using the same login credentials used to manage the Citi account online.
Then, look for the MasterPass logo when shopping online. Citi Wallet can be used to make purchases online wherever MasterCard’s MasterPass is accepted, including thousands of participating merchants like FTD.com, Gilt, MLB.com, Rakuten.com, LivingSocial and more.
When paying with Citi Wallet at a participating merchant, enjoy smarter and more convenient checkout with three simple steps:
1. When choosing a payment method, look for and select the MasterPass button.
2. After clicking on MasterPass, select Citi Wallet and log in using the same username and password used to manage the credit card account online.
3. Confirm your shipping address and then complete your purchase.
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.
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