Edit your payment method

You can add, edit, or remove payment methods in your Google account or add a payment method while making a purchase on Google Play. Here's how you can change your payment method using your device or computer.

If you don't have a Google Wallet account already, you'll be asked to create one when you make your first purchase.

Add, edit, or remove a payment method in your account

If you make changes to the payment methods in your account, they will be available when you make a purchase.

Using your mobile device
  1. Open the Google Play Store app Google Play.
  2. Touch the Menu icon Google Play Store Menu Icon > My account.
  3. Touch Add payment method or More payment settings. If prompted, sign in to Google Wallet and follow the on-screen instructions.

For more information about the payment options available when you select Add payment method (for example: carrier billing, PayPal, and Google Play credit), go to accepted payment methods.

Using your computer
  1. Go to Google Wallet and sign in to the account you use on Google Play.
  2. On the left side of your screen, click Payment Methods.
  3. Do one of the following:
    • To add a credit or debit card, select Add a payment method.
    • To edit an existing payment method, select Edit or Remove next to the payment method you want to update.

Change your payment method while making a purchase

If you add a payment method while making a purchase, it will be saved in your account.

Using your mobile device
  1. Open the Google Play Store app Google Play.
  2. Go to a paid item's detail page.
  3. Touch the price.
    • If you're buying an app, review the app's permissions.
  4. Next to the price, touch the Down arrow Down.
  5. Touch Payment methods.
  6. Choose from one of your existing payment methods or add a new one.
  7. Complete your purchase.

For more information about the payment options available when you select Payment methods (for example: carrier billing, PayPal, and Google Play credit), go to accepted payment methods.

Using your computer
  1. Go to the Google Play Store.
  2. Go to a paid item's detail page.
  3. Click the price.
    • If you're buying an app, review the app's permissions.
  4. Click Continue.
  5. Click the payment method drop-down.
  6. Choose from one of your existing payment methods or add a new one.
  7. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete your purchase.
Using Android TV
  1. Open the Google Play Store app Google Play.
  2. Go to a paid item's detail page.
  3. Select the price.
    • If you're buying an app, review the app's permissions.
  4. Select Payment methods.
  5. Choose from one of your existing payment methods.
  6. Complete your purchase.

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