Mobile Wallet

Add your Gulf States Visa® credit and debit cards to your mobile wallet for a secure, easy, and private way make purchases. Gulf States cards may be used with Apple Pay and Samsung Pay.

Apple Pay


Use Apple Pay to make purchases with your Gulf States Visa credit and debit cards on your iPhone, Apple Watch, iPad, or in-app.Apple Pay


  • iPhone SE, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, or later (pay in stores and within apps)
  • iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, and later (pay within apps)
  • Apple Watch paired with iPhone SE, iPhone 5, and later (pay in stores)
  • Device is up is to date with the latest operating system (iOS)
  • Touch ID or passcode on your device
  • An Apple ID signed in to iCloud



To set up and use Apple Pay with your Apple Watch, visit the Apple site.

On your iPhone or iPad, follow these steps to add your Gulf States card:

  1. On your iPhone, open Wallet. On your iPad, go to Settings > Wallet & Apple Pay.
  2. Tap Add Credit or Debit Card.
  3. Use the camera to capture the information on your Gulf States credit or debit card. Then fill in any additional information needed.
  4. Tap Next. Gulf States will verify your card. If we need more information, call the number provided.
  5. After your card is verified, you can start using your Gulf States card with Apple Pay. To make your Gulf States card your default payment card, go to Settings > Wallet & Apple Pay > Default Card.



Pay in stores with iPhone or Apple Watch. You don’t have to open the Wallet app to make a purchase.

  • With your finger on Touch ID, hold your iPhone near the contactless reader. A subtle vibration and sound will confirm that your payment information was sent.
  • To use an Apple Watch, double click the side button and put the face of your Apple Watch near the contactless reader. A gentle pulse and tone lets you know your transaction took place.Pay within apps.
  • Use iPhone, iPad Pro, iPad Air, or iPad mini.
  • Choose the Apple Pay option and place your finger on Touch ID.

Samsung Pay


With your Samsung Galaxy device, Samsung Pay is accepted virtually anywhere you can swipe or tap your Gulf States Visa credit and debit cards.Samsung Pay


  • A compatible Samsung device
  • One of these carriers: AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile, or U.S. Cellular
  • A Samsung account
  • A registered fingerprint or Samsung Pay PIN



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  1. Launch the Samsung Pay app.
  2. Touch ADD or, if this is the first payment card being added, touch Add a credit card or debit card.
  3. Align your card inside the frame to automatically detect the card number and expiration date.
  4. Enter the remaining information and touch NEXT.
  5. Agree to the terms and conditions.
  6. If necessary, select a method to authenticate your identity using a one-time password (OTP).
  7. Enter the OTP and touch SUBMIT.
  8. Use your finger or a stylus to enter your signature and touch SAVE.
  9. Touch DONE to complete the process.
  10. Gulf States will verify your card, which can take up to 10 minutes.
  11. After your card is verified, you can start using your Gulf States card with Samsung Pay.



Samsung Pay does not require a contactless payment terminal. It can be used almost anywhere you can swipe your Gulf States Visa.

  1. Swipe up to launch the app.
  2. Secure with your fingerprint or PIN.
  3. Hover over the card reader to pay.