Everything You Need to Know to Get Started

Making Discover Your Default Card

The best way to make sure you don't miss out on the extra rewards is to make Discover your default card in Apple Pay™.

Here's how to do it:

  • Go to Settings on your device
  • Select Wallet & Apple Pay
  • Tap Default card
  • Choose your Discover card

How to Use Apple Pay

1. Look

If these symbols are at checkout then you've got the green light to use Apple Pay.

Apple Touch Symbol

2. Touch

To pay within stores, hold iPhone® near the contactless reader with your finger on Touch IDTM. On Apple WatchTM, just double-click the side button and hold the display of your Apple Watch up to the contactless reader.1

3. Pay

A subtle vibration and beep lets you know that your payment information was sent.

Discover Cashback Bonus

Earn With Every Purchase

Paying with Apple PayTM is easy. Using it with Discover allows you to earn rewards on every purchase - just as you would with your card.

  • You'll earn on every purchase you make
  • As always, your rewards never expire2

How We've Got Your Back – Always

Fraud Alerts

Sign up to receive texts about any unusual activity or suspicious usage, in addition to the email and in Wallet notifications that come standard.

$0 Fraud Liability Guarantee

Our $0 Fraud Liability Guarantee means you're never responsible for unauthorized purchases on your Discover card.

Security Comes Standard With Apple Pay

Private Payments

Apple Pay doesn't store the details of your transactions so they can't be tied back to you. Only your most recent purchases are kept in Wallet for your convenience.

Device Account Number

With Apple Pay, instead of using your actual credit card number, a unique Device Account Number is assigned to each device and used to process your purchases.

Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Apple Pay and Touch ID are trademarks of Apple Inc.

  1. Apple Pay works with iPhone 6 and later and Apple Watch in stores. For a list of compatible Apple Pay devices, see www.apple.com/apple-pay.
  2. Your rewards never expire. We will credit your account with your rewards balance if your account is closed or if you have not used it within 18 months.