digital wallet

/ˌdɪdʒɪt(ə)l 'wɒlɪt/ noun
a piece of personalised software on the hard drive of a user’s computer that contains, in coded form, such items as credit card information, digital cash, a digital identity certificate, and standardised shipping information, and can be used when paying for a transaction electronically.
Also called e-purse, electronic purse

Dictionary of banking and finance. 2015.

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