Starling introduces first debit card payment
Starling and MasterCard are going to issue fully functioning contactless debit cards to accompany its mobile banking app. The app will connect what is spent on the card with predictive insights, financial wellness, and money management tools. This app with the full offering to be released in 2017.
Julian Sawyer, COO of Starling Bank, says: "Partnering with Mastercard for our debit card means our customers will be able to use this to complement our full set of banking features - including direct access to Faster Payments, direct debit, and overdrafts - in a secure and convenient way."