Send money to friends & family

You can easily send money fast with Google Pay.
If your friends and family have PayNow, you can send them money without extra fees in a few seconds.
Important: Before you can send or receive money in Google Pay, you must add a bank account.

Send money

  1. Open the Google Pay app .
  2. Under “People,” tap the contact you want to pay. If you can’t find the contact:
    1. Tap + New payment.
    2. In the search bar, enter one of the following:
      • Contact’s name
      • Phone number
      • Email address
    3. Select the contact you want to pay.
    4. At the bottom, tap Pay. Make sure the recipient’s name and phone number are correct.
  3. Tap Next Next.
    • Optional: Enter a note to describe your payment, then tap Done Done.
  4. Tap the bank account you want to pay from or add a bank account.
  5. Tap Proceed to pay.

Bank transfer limits

Some banks limit the amount of money you can transfer in a certain amount of time. For more information, contact your bank. To find limits for your PayNow account, go to Link a PayNow account.

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