- The new feature is available on Cielo POS;
- The contactless solution will help Brazilians during coronavirus pandemic.
In a press release, Banco do Brasil said it’s a solution to offer more security to individual and corporate customers at this time to combat the coronavirus in Brazil. The novelty is available through the Ourocard app for cards of all flags issued by BB.
According to the bank, the free solution is initially available for purchases using the credit function (in cash or in installments). When paying with a QR Code, the user must type the password on the cellphone itself. The password is required in transactions starting at BRL 50 ($8,50).