Canadian drivers can pay for gas from their phone with new mobile app

MOBILE PAYMENTS BLOG

Hughes Petroleum, a chain of gas stations in Alberta, Canada launched a new mobile payment processing application. The app is linked to customers’ debit and credit cards, allowing them to pay for their gas without ever having to leave the comfort of their car (in winter, -34 °C is not a rare occurence). Considering the typically frigid temperatures in that part of the country, this new app could prove to be a huge boon among Hughes Petroleum customers.

You get to stay in your car a little longer in the cold weather,” Darren Hughes, an official with the Edmonton-based retail and wholesale fuel distributor, told the Edmonton Journal. “You can authorize the pump in your phone while you’re sitting in your car and then the pump’s ready to go and you just jump right out and it’s good to start filling. Everyone’s selling gas and no one seems to…

View original post 101 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s