Tap your phone for tapas.
That’s what Google wants Spaniards to do, now that the company has launched itsmobile-payments service in Spain.
The mobile-wallet app stores your payment, gift and loyalty card info and lets you pay by tapping your phone on a checkout terminal or by hitting the Android Pay button in an app like Hotel Tonight.
People who have Mastercard or Visa credit or debit cards with bank BBVA will now be able to use Android Pay in more than a million stores in Spain, Google said in a blog post Wednesday. The service will also work in a variety of apps.
Important note: To avoid being charged multiple times, castanet users should exercise caution when tapping with Android Pay.