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Easy to set up

On your Samsung® phone or tablet:

  1. Download the app from Google Play, then sign into your Samsung account.
  2. Scan your fingerprint or iris and enter a PIN to authenticate future purchases.
  3. Snap a picture of your Union Bank® debit card and provide your signature where necessary. 
  4. Start shopping to see how easy it is to use.


On your Samsung Gear® watch:

  1. From any screen in the smartwatch, press and hold "Back" for 1-2 seconds.
  2. Rotate the bezel clockwise to view basic instructions and then touch the arrow to begin setting up Samsung Pay.
  3. If you have not signed into your Samsung account, you will be required to sign in. Touch "OK" to continue.
  4. On your mobile device, touch "Start."
  5. To add a Union Bank debit card, touch "Add card." Note that payment cards must be added to the smartwatch even if they have already been added to the Samsung Pay app.


Card and transaction protection 

Pay confidently knowing that the fraud protection with your Union Bank debit card carries over to Samsung Pay.


An extra layer of security

With Samsung Pay, each transaction is authenticated by your fingerprint, pin number, or iris scan. Plus, Samsung Knox tokenization adds an extra layer of security.

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Accepted at millions of places

Samsung Pay works in-store and in-app. Load your cards onto your devices and check out with a tap. Just look for one of these symbols at checkout.

Frequently asked questions

Is Samsung Pay secure?

Samsung Pay uses a unique, transaction-specific code for all purchases. This means that your debit card data is not stored on Samsung servers or on your Samsung device, and retailers never see your card numbers. To learn more about Samsung Pay security and privacy, click here.

Which devices can I use?

Samsung Pay works on Galaxy phones S6 or higher, Galaxy Note5 or higher, and Gear S2 with NFC or higher. For a list of supported Samsung devices that can support Samsung Pay, please visit Samsung Pay Support.

Where can I use Samsung Pay?

Samsung Pay works almost anywhere you can swipe or tap your card. Samsung Pay does not currently work at gas station pumps where you have to insert your card, but it will work at most gas station cashier card readers. You can also make in-app purchases in participating apps. Click here for a list of in-app payment partners.

How do I add my Union Bank debit card to Samsung Pay?

Click here for instructions on how to add your Union Bank debit card to your Samsung device in a few simple steps.

What Union Bank cards can I add to my Samsung Pay?

Samsung Pay works with your Union Bank Debit Mastercard®, as well as your Union Bank Debit Mastercard BusinessCard®.

How do I change my default card to my Union Bank debit card?

Samsung Pay does not have the option to set a default card. When you open Samsung Pay, the most recently used, viewed or added card will display.