iOS 10 is making it much easier and quicker to make payments. If you are now using your iPhone to make Apple Pay payments via a contactless enabled payment terminal, chances that your credit card information is tied to your iPhone. This may come in handy, as it is fast and accurate. However, saving your credit information on your iPhone may come with security issues like identity thieves or malware threats.
In this guide, we will walk you through the steps to remove your credit card information from your iPhone. In reality, there are different ways to delete a credit card from your iPhone and we are going for the easiest and quickest way in this post.
Steps to remove credit card information from your Apple ID
Apple ID Settings may be the perfect place that contains your credit card. Your credit card information will be saved to your device every time you buy music, videos or movies. Here is how you can remove your credit card from your Apple ID
Step one: First off, you need to launch the App Store app and head to the bottom of the app
Step two: Once you are done, tap on the Apple ID button. After that, tap on the View Apple ID button from the pop-up menu
Step three: You are now supposed to enter your password or use Touch ID to authenticate. After that, you will be taken to the Account Settings page where you need to tap on the Payment Information button
Step four: Next up, tap on the None option under the Payment Type header and tap Done to complete the task.
Note that you will have to re-enter all of your credentials if you want to use your Apple ID to make purchases.
Steps to remove a credit card from Apple Pay
Step one: Launch the Settings app from your home screen and tap on the Wallet & Apple Pay cell to proceed
Step two: Next up, select the credit card you wish to remove from Apple Pay and tap Remove card button
Step three: Tap on the red Remove button to confirm.
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