Google Pay – Register, Send Money & and Add Debit Card

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Want to know how to get Google Pay set up? You might also want to know how to add a payment method, send money, or pay a request. Google Pay is a mobile payment app that lets you pay for things online or through contactless payment. It is a digital wallet platform and an online payment system.

Google recently teamed up with Wise and Western Union, which makes it possible for people to send money overseas using Google Pay. Google said in a blog post that Western Union will let people send money with Google Pay without any fees until June 16.

Apple Pay and Google Pay both work the same way. You can get money out of any ATM that has the symbol for “contactless.” Open your Google Pay Wallet.

Google Pay works with credit cards and debit cards from American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa, as well as most other US banks. US banks and credit unions like Bank of America, Capitol One, Chase, Citi, Discover, PNC, US Bank, Wells Fargo, and more give out these cards.

What kind of transaction can be done with google pay?

You can use Google Pay to make purchases with your phone, Buy items in apps and on websites. You can also use it to send money to friends and family (the US only). Google pay is available on Android and iOS and users can easily download it and start enjoying seamless transactions from their comfort zone

How to Set up Google Pay on Android or IOS

To set up the Google Pay app on Android kindly follow the steps below:

  1. Simply download the Google Pay app from the Play Store or App Store; Make sure your phone’s Android version is Lollipop (5.0) or higher.
  2. Signed in with your Google Account
  3. Link the app with your phone number through a texted code
  4. You will receive an OTP on your registered mobile number. Enter the OTP
  5. Select your bank from the list and add all the required details including bank account number
  6. Open the Google Pay app and follow the setup instructions.
  7. When you’re asked to, add a card.
  8. On your Android device, you might be asked to set up a screen lock. Google Pay works with screen locks that use a PIN, pattern, password, fingerprint, or scan of the retina. Face recognition and screen locks like Smart Unlock and Knock to Unlock won’t work.
  9. Add a card

How to Send money to friends & family with Goggle Pay

With a bank account or debit card, you can send money to friends and family. Verify your identity to send money from your Google Pay balance. Using your Google Pay balance or a debit card is the fastest way to send money to someone.

To use Google Pay to send money to friends and family, you need:

  • An internet connection
  • A US phone number
  • An email address

To send cash to family and friends with Google Pay kindly follow the instructions below.

  1. Open the Google Pay app. Make sure you’re on the main “Pay” tab.
  2. On the Pay screen, tap a suggested friend. People you paid recently are listed in the first
  3. Tap the contact you want to pay. …
  4. Tap Pay.
  5. Enter the amount
  6. Choose a payment method
  7. Tap Pay.

How to Transfer money out of Google Pay (the US only)

  1. Open the Google Pay app.
  2. On the top right of the home screen, tap your profile icon.
  3. Below your profile and tap Google Pay balance.
  4. Tap Transfer out.
  5. Enter the amount you want to transfer.
  6. Tap Next.
  7. Choose a payment method
  8. Tap Transfer out.

Please note that transferring money to your bank account can take anywhere from one to three business days. Most debit card transfers happen right away. When you take money out with a debit card, you pay either 1.5 percent or $.31, whichever is higher.

How to Add money to your Google Pay balance (the US only)

To add money to google pay follow the steps below:

  1. Open the Google Pay app.
  2. Click your profile icon on the top right of the home screen.
    Click on your Google Pay balance.
  3. Tap +Add money.
  4. Enter the amount you want to add. The minimum amount is $10.
  5. Click Next.
  6. Choose a bank account or debit card as your payment method. …
  7. Tap Add.

How do I transfer money from my bank to Google Pay?

Follow the steps below to move money from your bank account to the Google Pay app.

  1. Open the Google Pay app.
  2. On the “Start a payment” page, click Self Transfer.
  3. Select 2 bank accounts: One for “transfer money from” one for “transfer money to…”
  4. Enter the transfer amount and notes, if required.
  5. Click Proceed to Pay.

How do I add a debit card to my Google Pay?

You can add your debit card to Google Pay by following this guild:

  1. On your mobile device, open Google Play.
  2. Click on your Profile Picture Bank Accounts and Cards. …
  3. Enter the card number, expiry date, CVV, and the cardholder’s name and billing address.
  4. Click Save. …
  5. Next to your new card’s payment method listing, tap Activate.
  6. input your one-time password.

How do I get a Google Pay number?

Follow these steps to find your Google Pay number, which is also called your Virtual Account Number.

  1. Open the Google Pay app.
  2. Tap Payment.
  3. Choose a Payment card.
  4. Scroll down to the bottom to find the Virtual Account Number (only the last 4 digits are visible).
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