Apple Pay now lets non-profits take donations

Apple announced this morning that its payments service Apple Pay will now support the ability to make donations to non-profits, starting today in the U.S. This includes both Apple Pay on the web, where it can be integrated into websites’ checkout flow, as well as within mobile applications. The changes are rolling out just ahead of the holidays, something participating non-profits hope will have a big impact on their ability to raise funds during this time of increased charitable giving. Apple previously had a rule that banned iOS apps from collecting funds for charities or fundraisers via Apple Pay. Read more: