How to Change UPI Pin in Google Pay

Google Pay is a mobile payment wallet that allows smartphone users to make touchless payments. With the help of Google Pay, we can send money to friends, relatives, do online shopping, recharge, pay electricity water bills. In simple words, with the help of Google Pay, we can make online transactions from our smartphones anytime and anywhere. Google Pay can be considered as a running ATM machine.

Any user who makes an account on Google Pay has to link their bank’s account with the app. After registering on Google Pay, the users don’t have any need to take their debit or credit card with them to the market or to any places where they want to pay. With the help of Google Pay, the payment is directly made from the bank account linked with it.

To make India cashless many UPI-based payment apps were launched in India and Google Pay is one such app. Google Pay was initially launched in the year 2015 and it gained huge popularity after the demonetization in 2016.

How to set up Google Pay PIN

To use the Google Pay app and set up PIN follow the below steps

  • First of all, search the Google Pay app from Playstore or App Store on your smartphone.
  • Now download and install the App on your Mobile.
  • After downloading the Google Pay app, you have to choose the language in which you want to use the app.
  • Now enter the mobile number. Make sure that that mobile number is the same as that is registered with your bank account.
  • Now click on continue after entering the email id.
  • You will receive an OTP on your registered mobile number. Verify this OTP.
  • In the next step, you will have to set up a four-digit ‘PIN’ which will work as the password of the Google Pay app.
  • The 4 digits unlock code of your mobile can also be used as the PIN of Google Pay
  • You also have the option to choose any other 4 digit code of your choice as the PIN of Google Pay
  • So the PIN of your Google Pay account is set up and you can use the app for transferring or receiving money.

Setting up your PIN is necessary for the Google Pay app because of security purposes. The app will ask the users to enter this PIN before completing any transaction. Without entering the PIN the transaction will not be complete. Therefore all the transactions through Google Pay are completely safe and secure.

Steps to change UPI Pin in Google Pay

Follow the below-mentioned steps to change/reset UPI Pin in Google Pay

Login to Google Pay

First of all open and Login Google Pay app on your mobile phone if you are not already logged in

Visit the My Money section

After login goes to the My Money Page/tab in your Google Pay account.

Choose your Bank

You will see a list of banks under the Payment Methods tab. Here you will have to choose the bank account that you have linked with PhonPe and want to change the UPI Pin for.

Select Reset Option

If you have not already created a PIN for Google Pay then many options will appear to you. But if you have already set up UPI Pin and want to change it, then you have chosen ‘Reset Option’.

Fill in Debit or Credit Card details
Now you will have to fill in the following information:
Last six digits of your Debit or Credit Card
Expiry Date.

Enter OTP

After that, an OTP will be sent to your mobile number that is registered with a bank account and with the Google Pay app.

Setup New UPI PIN

Enter the OTP and the new UPI PIN that you want to update. The setup of the new UPI PIN in Google Pay is now complete.

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