Apple Pay is finally here, and while Eddie Cue says in-app purchases will make up most of the purchases during launch, there are tons of things that you can buy in the real world right now.
iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners looking to toss their wallets in favor of Apple Pay can go into hundreds of stores today and purchase everything from clothes, toys, gas, or even furniture. Not all stores are supporting Apple’s mobile payments platform, so knowing which retailers accept Apple Pay will be half the battle toward replacing your wallet. Luckily, we’ve compiled this list of everything you can buy today with Apple Pay.
Here’s what you can buy starting day:
Dining at McDonald’s, Panera Bread and Subway is even speedier with Apple Pay.
Aéropostale, American Eagle Outfitters, Bloomingdales, Macy’s, Nike, SIX:02, Anthropologie, Fancy, Free People and Urban Outfitters are expected to support Apple Pay this year.
Babies’R’Us is Apple Pay ready today. You can also pick up supplies for your toddler at Walgreens
Chevron and Texaco gas stations will have Apple Pay near the pump.
You can get your kids’ Christmas toys from the Disney Store and Toys’R’Us using Apple Pay.
Now you don’t have to fumble with your wallet and your dog leash while buying stuff at Petco and Unleashed by Petco.
Walgreens & Duane Reade stores are accepting Apple Pay starting October 20th.
BJ’s Wholesale Club, Instacart, Wegmans and Whole Foods Market are all ready to let you buy your groceries without your wallet.
Champs Sports, Footaction, Foot Locker, House of Hoops by Foot Locker, Kids Foot Locker, Lady Foot Locker, UN by Foot Locker, Sports Authority are among Apple’s first retail partners that sell athletic apparel.
RadioShack, Office Depot, & Staples are ready to let you check out with Apple Pay.
Lyft and Uber’s iOS apps support Apple Pay at launch.
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Airbnb and HotelTonight will let you reserve a room using Apple Pay in their apps.
Sephora stores are Apple Pay ready, and you can buy goods from Spring’s Apple Pay-equipped app.
Chairish & Houzz don’t have physical shops, but you can still use Apple Pay to score some hip furniture from their apps.
Apple Pay supported debit and credit cards: American Express, MasterCard and Visa.
Banks that support Apple pay: Bank of America, Capital One Bank, Chase, Citi, Wells Fargo + 500 banks who have signed on since September and will be Apple Pay ready over the coming weeks.