Debit Cards

Tap & Go™ with your North Shore Bank Debit Mastercard® anywhere you see the contactless symbol. It’s more convenient than cash, faster than swiping your card and as secure as inserting your chip.

Tap & Go in three simple steps

Look for the contactless symbol anywhere you shop
When you’re ready to pay, hold your card within 1-2 inches of the payment reader, near the contactless symbol
Some merchants may still require a signature or a PIN

Pay with confidence & amazing speed

Fast From grabbing a coffee to filling the gas tank - check out 10x faster (1) just by tapping your North Shore Bank Debit Mastercard
Secure Built-in chip security and Zero Liability protection (2) bring peace of mind to every tap of your North Shore Bank Debit Mastercard
Convenient Pay your way – Tap & Go using your contactless card, or add your card to a supported digital wallet so you can tap your smart phone at checkout


Personal Debit Cards

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Business Debit Cards

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1 GFK, “Mystery Shopping Study,” 2017
2 Certain terms, conditions and exclusions apply. To learn more about Zero Liability, visit Mastercard and Tap & Go are registered trademarks of Mastercard International Incorporated.

Frequently Asked Questions

Typically, when you tap your card or mobile device at checkout, it must be within 1-2 inches of the contactless symbol on the terminal.

Yes, you can still make purchases by swiping or inserting your contactless card at checkout. We’ve simply added contactless technology as a new and easier way to pay at those merchants who are setup for accepting contactless technology.

To make a purchase, simply hold your contactless card or mobile device within 1 or 2 inches of the contactless symbol on the terminal.

Yes. You can get cash back with your contactless debit card. However, some merchants require customers requesting cash back to insert their contactless card, even when the payment terminal accepts contactless cards.

To enable contactless on a new or replacement North Shore Bank contactless debit card, you must make a purchase by inserting your card at a chip-enabled terminal. Inserting your card into the terminal will activate the contactless technology. The next time you make a purchase with your debit card, you will be able to use contactless.

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