Can’t send or receive money with an app

You may have noticed that you can't attach money to Gmail messages or texts. Previously you could use Google Pay to send, request, or receive money directly in the following apps:

  • Gmail
  • Android Messages and iMessages
  • Contacts
  • Assistant
As of July 2020, this feature is no longer available. While sending or receiving money directly in these apps is no longer available, you can still send or request money using someone's email or phone number, via web ( and the GPay app.

Use the Google Pay app or

You can still transfer money in the Google Pay app or online at

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