Methods and systems for associating sensitive information of a passenger with a vehicle

  • US 10,354,460 B2
  • Filed: 12/31/2016
  • Issued: 07/16/2019
  • Est. Priority Date: 07/07/2016
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A vehicle, comprising:

  • a sensor to;

    detect a first presence of a driver in a vehicle; and

    detect a second presence of a passenger in the vehicle;

    a memory to;

    store first sensitive information for the driver of the vehicle; and

    store second sensitive information for the passenger in the vehicle, wherein the first and second sensitive information comprises financial information of the driver and the passenger, respectively; and

    a processor in communication with the sensor and the memory, the processor to;

    receive the first presence and second presence;

    provide a user interface for the passenger to enter the second sensitive information;

    receive the second sensitive information for the passenger;

    associate the second sensitive information with the vehicle;

    send the second sensitive information to the memory for storage; and

    while the vehicle is in motion, communicate with an external third party positioned along a selected route of the vehicle to perform a financial transaction on behalf of the passenger using the second sensitive information, wherein the external third party is a vendor, wherein the processor is programmed to initiate automatically the financial transaction on behalf of the passenger, wherein the financial transaction is initiated by a request from the vendor, and wherein, in response to the request, the processor pre-filters an associated transaction request before presenting the transaction request to the driver or passenger by a different second user interface.

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