There you were thinking that your selfies were just a bit of fun, and ya know, a nice little way to show people how good you're looking that day. Well, soon they'll be worth so much more than a mere ego boost.
Mastercard have announced that customers will soon be able to use their selfie instead of a password for online purchases. Yep, you read that correctly. When you go online shopping, they'll verify your face at the checkout. The only caveat being that you have to blink to show proof of life.
It will be rolled out in Europe this summer so get practicing that perfect pout and find your best angle!