Barclaycard promotes NFC payments with spoof history of money video

Barclaycard has produced a ‘mockumentary’ on the history of money, to promote the NFC-based Quick Tap service it launched with Orange in May.

The video traces the history of money from its beginnings in the stone age, through the roman era to the use of mobile payments today:

A microsite at provides more information on the evolution of money services as well as providing information on NFC, contactless payments and mobile contactless.

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