Mastercard announced a bank-driven buy now pay later (BNPL) platform to allow borrowers to apply for loans through mobile banking and be able to use a virtual card when making the purchase. The platform will pre-qualify borrowers for zero-interest installment loans.

Approved borrowers can fund their purchases with participating lenders and repay the loans through their card, checking or savings account.

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