About the current collectibles campaign

To get $25 USD, collect 4 cards. This promotion is available from November 12–November 22 while supplies last.

How to participate in the Football Challenge

To participate in the Football Challenge, you must opt in to Google Pay rewards.

  • To get $25 USD, collect 4 cards. After you collect your fourth card and claim your reward, the reward is added to your money in Google Pay.
  • New users who download the app and sign in to Google Pay during the duration of the challenge from November 12 to November 22, and collect 2 cards, may also receive a $30 USD promo code from Fanatics while supplies last.
  • You can earn up to $45 USD by referring 3 friends to Google Pay during the campaign. Learn how Google Pay referrals work.
    • Once your referral makes a qualifying payment, you’ll receive a $15 USD cashback reward.
    • You can receive up to 3 referral rewards during the challenge.

In the Google Pay app, you can find the full terms and conditions for these rewards.

How to earn cards

  • In the Google Pay app, you can earn cards when you:
    • Make contactless payments.
    • Add a bank account for insights using Plaid.
    • Pay friends.
    • Refer friends.
    • Correctly answer a quiz in the app.
  • In the Google Pay app, check the Football Challenge page for action details and card limits for each action.
  • When you collect any 4 cards, you receive a $25 USD reward.


  • Tap to pay: To make contactless payments, use an NFC-enabled Android device.
    • Learn how to make contactless payments.
    • If the transaction was declined, for more information, contact your bank.
    • To earn a card for contactless payments, you must complete 2 transactions.
  • Referrals must:
    • Sign up for Google Pay with a Google Account, phone number, and payment method that aren’t associated with an existing Google Pay profile.
    • Use your referral invite and make a qualifying transaction during the campaign.
    • Complete a qualifying payment during this promotion.
      • For each friend that you refer, you receive a $15 USD referral reward.
      • You can earn up to 3 referral rewards during the campaign.
    • Learn more about referrals.
  • Send money: To collect a reward card, the transaction must be complete. The time for money to be sent or received depends on the payment method used.
  • Activate insights on an account: Only one new bank account or credit card added with Plaid qualifies.

Additional details

  • For collecting cards, you can earn a max of one $25 USD reward.
  • Each action has a limit of how many cards can be earned. In the Football Challenge page of the app, you can find details about actions and card limits.
  • This promotion is subject to the promotion rules and the terms and conditions in the app.

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