Frequently Asked Questions

About Masterpass

What is Masterpass™?
Masterpass by Mastercard is a digital account that centrally stores your payment and shipping information, making online shopping fast, secure and rewarding. With Masterpass, you can shop, click, and checkout faster online.
Is Masterpass safe?
Your account security is our top priority.  Masterpass is powered by Mastercard, which has a long-standing reputation of trust and security. Our secure servers and technology are designed to protect your information.
Where can I pay with Masterpass today?
You can use Masterpass online or in-app wherever you see the Masterpass button. Visit our Featured Merchants section of our site to see just some of the many participating merchants.
How do I sign up for Masterpass?
Sign up by clicking the button at parcipating retailers or at
What cards can I use with Masterpass?
 You can add credit, debit, or prepaid cards from Mastercard, American Express, Diner's Club, Discover, JCB and Visa.  Note—depending on your wallet, not all card types will be accepted.
How do I use Masterpass to buy something online?
Once you've filled your online shopping cart and are ready to checkout, click or tap the  Masterpass button. If you have already used your wallet on this browser, then simply Sign In and choose the payment card and shipping addresses you wish to use from those that you have previously saved. You can even add a new card or shipping address during checkout. 
Do I have to pay to use Masterpass?
There are no fees or charges to use  Masterpass. You may incur standard messaging fees from your mobile phone carrier if you opt to receive text message alerts