Google PayTM Security FAQ's

Frequently asked questions

Is Google Pay secure?

Google Pay protects your payment info with multiple layers of security to help keep your account safe.

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Are my credit and debit card numbers passed to the merchant when I shop in-stores with Google Pay?

When you use your phone to pay in stores, Google Pay doesn’t send your actual credit or debit card number with your payment. Instead, an encrypted virtual account number is used to represent your information – so your real card details stay safe.

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What information is stored about my purchases with Google Pay?

Transaction data that is stored on your device is kept anonymously and recent purchase history remains private, and is not used for marketing purposes.

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What if my device with Google Pay is lost or stolen? | Heritage Bank

If your device is lost or stolen, you can easily find, or erase your device using Android Device Manager. Call us immediately on 13 14 22 and assist you to suspend or delete the relevant cards from the Google Pay App. If you purchase a new device then you will need to add your eligible Heritage Visa cards to the Google Pay App. In the meantime, you can continue to use your physical card without interruption.

What verification is required to make a Google Pay purchase?

For purchases over $100, you will need to enter your physical card PIN at the terminal. 

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