Yes, McDonald’s does take credit cards. Ever since 2004, McDonald’s customers have been able to pay with Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover credit cards at McDonald’s locations both in-store and in the drive-thru. Credit cards can also be used when ordering through the McDonald’s mobile app, as well as third-party delivery apps.
In addition to credit cards, McDonald’s accepts digital wallets like Apple Pay and Google Pay, Arch gift cards, debit cards, and cash. Just keep in mind that some of these payment methods, such as Arch cards, cannot be used for mobile orders. You’ll always be able to use a credit card, though, so it may be worth checking out the best credit cards for restaurants.
Yes, you can use a credit card for food. You can buy food with a credit card at grocery stores, restaurants, wholesale clubs, food trucks, fast food locations, and anywhere else that sells food and accepts credit card payments. In fact, using the right rewards credit card to buy food can save you up to 6%.… read full answer
Paying for food with a credit card is both convenient and cost-effective. For more options, check out the rest of WalletHub’s picks for the best credit cards for grocery stores, restaurants, and food delivery.
Yes, fast food restaurants accept credit cards. In fact, the 20 largest fast-food chains in the U.S. all accept credit. That includes Pizza Hut, McDonald’s, Burger King, Subway and Taco Bell.
Many fast food places now have chip card readers at the register where you can dip your chip-enabled card rather than swipe when you place your order. The transaction is more secure that way.… read full answer
Some cards that give extra rewards for dining and restaurants will also include fast food purchases. The Wells Fargo Propel Amex and the UMB Simply Rewards Visa Platinum card are a couple of good examples. Just be sure to pay off the card’s balance in full to avoid paying interest on a cheeseburger.
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