American Express Announces McDonald's to Accept ExpressPay for Contactless Payments

NEW YORK, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- American Express today announced McDonald's USA as the latest national merchant partner to accept ExpressPay from American Express. Cardholders can use ExpressPay at more than 12,000 McDonald's restaurants nationwide. ExpressPay from American Express is a fast contactless payment option that consists of a secure computer chip powered by radio frequency technology. The feature is an easy-to-use alternative to cash for making everyday purchases at merchants where speed and convenience are important -- such as quick service restaurants, supermarkets, drug stores and gas stations. American Express was the first issuer to launch contactless cards nationally with the rollout of Blue from American Express