Where you can use Google Pay
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Tip: You don’t need to see the Google Pay or contactless symbol to pay with Google Pay.
If you add one or more payment methods to Google Pay, you can set up contactless payments.
- Open the Google Pay app .
- At the bottom, tap Payment.
- Select a card or payment account.
- Tap Set up in-store payments.
- You may need to enter the expiration date and CVC on the back of your card.
Important: When you set up contactless payments in the Google Pay app, your payment method automatically adds to your Android device settings.
- If you uninstall the Google Pay app, your payment method stays in your Android device settings and can still be used. Learn how to remove payment methods from settings.
- If you remove your payment method from the Google Pay app, it’s automatically removed from your device too. Learn how to remove Google Pay payment methods.
Pay in a store
Step 1: Wake up & unlock your phone
Step 2: Hold the back of your phone close to the payment reader for a few seconds
- Try holding your phone in a different way. Your NFC antenna could be near the top or bottom of your device.
- Hold your phone closer to the payment reader.
- Hold your phone for a few extra seconds.
- Double-check that the store accepts mobile payments.
- Contact your bank to make sure your card is working right.
Step 3: If prompted, follow the instructions on the screen
- Debit cards: Enter the PIN you set up with your bank. This PIN is different from the PIN you use to unlock your device.
- Credit cards: For larger transactions, sign the receipt or the signature box on the screen.