Does Woolworths charge for tap and go?
Coles and Woolworths are classed as ‘strategic merchants’ under payment card interchange fees because of the volume of transactions they push.
Shopkeepers are already on the warpath over tap fee gouging having formed a fightback group earlier this year..
Does tap and go cost extra?
Fees for tap-and-go are about four times higher than EFTPOS and add about 40¢ to a $100 transaction for a retailer or merchant. Businesses then pass on the extra costs to consumers either through surcharges or by increasing the cost of goods across the store.
What is a tap and go payment?
A contactless payment, commonly referred to as a tap-and-go payment, is a capability incorporated into debit or credit cards that allows you make in-store purchases faster.
How do I withdraw money from Woolworths?
“Woolworths customers can receive a cashout without even making a purchase. Simply ask a Woolies checkout staff member or press the ‘cash withdrawal’ button on the self serve checkouts. “We know some customers believe it’s bad etiquette to ask for cash without buying anything, but it’s a service we’re happy to provide.
Do Woolworths still take cash?
“We understand cash remains an important payment option for many of our customers and it continues to be offered in all Woolworths supermarkets and the majority of our Metro stores.