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Contactless payments

  1. Why use Google Pay to pay in stores?

    Google Pay is the fast, easy, and secure way to pay on sites, in apps, and in stores using the cards saved to your Google Account. To use Google Pay to pay in stores, you'll need an Android phone. Don’t worry about your credit card rewards -- you get the same benefits using your card through Google Pay as you would scanning your card the old-fashioned way. With Google Pay, you can also save your loyalty cards, gift cards, and tickets and pay for transit using your phone. What you can do with Google Pay in stores Check out No need to dig out your wallet. Just unlock your phone, hold the back of…
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  2. Where & how to use Google Pay in stores

    Not sure which stores let you use Google Pay on your phone to check out? Google Pay is accepted at more places than you think. Millions, in fact. It works in select supermarkets, pharmacies, restaurants, clothing stores, gas stations, beauty shops, and other retailers that accept mobile payments.See a list of major stores that accept Google Pay. In eligible countries on Android devices, you can use Google Pay to pay in stores anywhere you see one of these logos: Google Pay symbol Contactless symbol Tap and pay To use Google Pay in stores, all you need is an eligible Android phone with the Goog…
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  3. Is Google Pay secure?

    Google Pay protects your payment info with multiple layers of security, using one of the world’s most advanced security infrastructures to help keep your account safe. Everything we make is protected with powerful built-in security technologies that help detect and block threats like spam, malware, and viruses from ever reaching you. Curious about how Google Pay helps keep your info safe? Read on to learn what happens when you add a card and when you pay in stores. When you add a card Here’s what happens when you add a card to Google Pay using the app. On your device The Google Pay app doesn’t…
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  4. How to get Google Pay on your phone

    To pay in stores using your phone, you'll need to make sure Google Pay is downloaded and set up on your phone first. Get the Google Pay app on your Android phone. It only takes a few minutes to set up Google Pay on your phone. You'll need your credit or debit card info handy to get the app set up. In-store payments through Google Pay only work on eligible Android phones right now. Does Google Pay work on your phone? To use Google Pay to pay in stores, you need an Android phone equipped with near-field communications (NFC) and host card emulation (HCE) work. Not sure if your phone works? Check …
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  5. Get started using Google Pay in stores

    Ready to get started using Google Pay to buy in stores? Getting set up is easy and should only take a few minutes. Just follow the steps below. Step 1: Set up the app Make sure your phone is running Android Lollipop (5.0) or higher and meets the requirements to pay in stores. Download the Google Pay app. Open the app and follow the instructions. Step 2: Add a payment method If you didn’t add a payment method when you set up the app or want to add another payment method, here’s how to add one. Open the Google Pay app. At the bottom, tap Payment. Tap + Payment method. Choose the type of payment …
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