How do I use Apple Pay to donate?

To use Apple Pay® as a payment option when you give on ActBlue, you must first have Apple Pay set up on your personal device with a credit card. Most folks will set up Apple Pay on their phones, but you can also enable Apple Pay on iPads, Apple Watches, and newer Mac laptops. Here are Apple’s instructions for setting up Apple Pay on eligible devices.

Once you have Apple Pay set up on your device, whenever you go to a contribution form on that device you should see it as a payment option in the “Checkout” section!

After clicking the Apple Pay button, you will be asked to provide some additional information for campaign finance requirements before completing the donation:

If you change your mind and want to give with a credit or debit card, you can click the “Reset the form” link under the Apple Pay button and then select the “Continue with credit or debit card” button that is below the Apple Pay and PayPal buttons:

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