Do I have to use a card reader NatWest?
With the NatWest app you can quickly and easily make payments and manage your regular payments without a card reader.
Can you make a bank transfer without a card reader?
If you don’t have a card reader, you can still make payments and manage regular payments with the mobile app anytime, anywhere. You can also use your biometrics to authorise Online Banking transactions if you have registered through your mobile app. Criteria apply.
Why do you need a card reader to transfer money?
A card reader gives you an extra level of security when using Digital Banking, and you may need to use it to confirm your identity when logging in if you don’t have a mobile number, or you’ve recently updated it with us. When you bank online, you’ll also need a card reader to: set up a payee.