Now even grannies with pies will accept card payments. Get ready to use your smartphone to pay… to another smartphone

Andrey PelinDirector of the Electronic Payments Department at INPAS Everyone hasn’t had time to get used to

online cash registers and NFC payments, as the international payment system VISA offered CIS countries a way to accept payments from bank cards directly to a smartphone.

The technology was first shown during the Visa Cashless 2019 Summit.

According to most experts, it will replaceclassic payment terminals and mobile cash registers connected to smartphones and tablets, and private entrepreneurs, chain stores, and even delivery services will benefit from this.

From May 23, 2019 couriers, transport companiesand self-employed Russians have the right to use new options for transmitting information about payments to the tax service. And now it is not necessary to print a paper check, but you can send it to a client, say, by e-mail or in the form of SMS This is stated in new amendments to the law 54-FZ.