Isis entices customers with cash to start paying with their smartphones

Gigaom

The mobile payments service Isis got off to a rocky start, but now that it’s finally cranking nationwide the carrier consortium is trying to make up lost ground. It’s launched a series of promotions intended to make it worth your while to start paying with your smartphone at the cash register. Most notably Wells Fargo is paying customers up to $300 just to use the Isis wallet for purchases.

Wells Fargo(s wfc) card holders that attach their cards to the Isis wallet will get a $20 credit the first time they “tap to pay” at any store or business that accepts Isis transactions. After that, they’ll get 20 percent cash back on all other Isis purchases until April 30 or until they reach $300 in total rebates ($100 each month).

Isis Store payment

Isis is also working with other partners with a few of its merchants to offer incentives:

  • American Express is…

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