Wherever you can tap or swipe your CIBC debit, credit, or Smart Prepaid Visa card, you can use Samsung Pay.
When it’s time to pay, just follow these steps:
Swipe up from the home button to access your favourite cards. Or, select the Samsung Pay icon from your home screen or app tray.
Authenticate your purchase by scanning your fingerprint or iris, or entering your pin.
Hover and pay
Hover your phone over the in-store card reader to complete a purchase.
Get started with Samsung Pay
After you’ve installed it, open Samsung Pay from the Apps menu.
Select “Add Card” and use your camera to capture your card information. Or enter it manually. Enter the one-time passcode to complete the process of adding your cards to Samsung Pay.
Use Samsung Pay
Samsung Pay is now ready to be used to make transactions.
Enjoy top-notch security
Samsung Pay uses several layers of security. And it doesn’t store or share any of your payment information on your phone.
On top of that, all your CIBC card transactions are already protected by our zero-liability coverage1.
So go out and enjoy your shopping, worry-free
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Frequently asked questions
On a compatible Samsung phone:
Download Samsung Pay.
Open Samsung Pay from your device.
Sign on to your Samsung account.
Scan your fingerprint, iris, or enter a PIN so you can authenticate future purchases.
Your Samsung Pay is now set up, and you can add your CIBC debit, credit, or Smart Prepaid Visa cards.
On a compatible Samsung watch:
Open the Galaxy Wearable app on your phone and select Samsung Pay (you may be prompted to download and install the Samsung Pay (Watch plug-in) from Galaxy Apps or Google Play).
Sign on to Samsung Pay using your Samsung account.
On your watch, set up your Samsung Pay PIN so you can authenticate future purchases.
Your Samsung Pay is now set up on your Samsung watch, and you can add your CIBC credit cards (CIBC debit cards not currently supported).
Yes, you can set or change the default wallet on your device. Go to "Settings," select "NFC and Payment" and then select "Tap and Pay" to choose the mobile wallet you would like to set as default.
The last card you made a purchase with in Samsung Pay will automatically appear as the card that would be used the next time you open the app. You can swipe between all the cards you have added and select a different card before making a purchase.
Yes. Any rewards or benefits available on your CIBC debit or credit card will apply to any purchase made using Samsung Pay, in the same manner it would if you chose to use your card.
If your CIBC card is lost or stolen, call CIBC immediately at 1-844-255-0820. We’ll take the appropriate action to ensure your physical card is re-issued and protected. If you’re using a credit card with Samsung Pay, reporting your cards lost or stolen will not affect your use of Samsung Pay. The replacement card information in this case, will be automatically updated in Samsung Pay when the new card is issued. If you’re using a debit or prepaid card with Samsung Pay, you must delete your old card from Samsung Pay and add your new card.
Merchants may require you to show your signature to verify that you are the cardholder. This is only required at non-contactless payment terminals, when using Samsung’s Magnetic Secured Transmission (MST) technology.
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