Among the TV shows, magazines, and games services unveiled at Apple’s “Show time” event was a surprise entry into a category that couldn’t be further outside Apple’s wheelhouse: a credit card. Dubbed Apple Card, it’s not a traditional plastic credit card that gives you points on things you buy. Rather, it’s a whole new way to shop online and offline. Here’s everything you need to know about it:
Update 8/05/19: The wallet.apple.com site has now been populated with instructions for how to sign up for Apple Card, along with an email link to be notified when it is available. Apple is now sending out Apple Card Preview invitations to a very limited group of testers.