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Contactless Credit & Debit Cards

Your life moves quickly, so you need a card that keeps up with you. And with built-in security features, you can pay with even greater confidence. Apply today for a new contactless debit or credit card.

Easy as 1-2-3

Look for contactless payment symbol

contactless payment symbol

Hold your card no more than 1-2 inches above the contactless reader

contactless reader

Your transaction is completed within seconds

transaction complete

FAQs

    Yes. Although the card’s EMV chip is not inserted into the card reader, the chip still generates a dynamic, unique code each time the card is used to make a payment. That special code reduces the risk that your card information can be used for fraudulent purposes. Consequently, contactless card payments are just as secure as regular EMV chip card payments.

      Yes. Contactless cards still have EMV chips and magnetic stripes embedded in them, and can be used at payment terminals that are not equipped with contactless card readers.

        Yes. Contactless cards still have 16-digit card numbers, expiration dates, and security codes, just as non-contactless cards do.

          Contactless card payments use the same NFC technology as mobile wallets – and just like mobile wallet payments, contactless card payments provide all of the same features and benefits as regular credit or debit card payments. Although the card’s EMV chip is not inserted into the card reader, the chip still generates a dynamic, unique code each time the card is used to make a payment. That special code reduces the risk that your card information can be used for fraudulent purposes. Consequently, contactless card payments are just as secure as regular EMV chip card payments.

            Yes. Contactless cards can be used at merchants around the world that accept contactless payments.

              We introduced contactless cards on select products starting in June 2020. By 2021, all new and replacement cards issued by First Hawaiian Bank will have contactless capabilities.

                Disclosures

                The Contactless Indicator mark, consisting of four graduating arcs, is a trademark owned by EMVCo, LLC.

                Mastercard® and Tap & Go are registered trademarks, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated.