How to secure your Google Pay account from fraudulent activities

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By / February 5, 2018 0

People who are in just familiar with Google Tez may know its strength and the quality of service it offers over UPI (unified payments interface). The app is gradually emerging as a useful source for financial operations, at the same time users need to know how safe it is to use and how to secure it to the fullest. This article is all about on the securities of your Google Tez account for the safe UPI transactions.

When it comes to Transaction with Google Tez, the bank account’s security should be of supreme importance, and one must take the responsibility to keep it safe from cyber-illegal activities by complying the rules and regulation and making use of the privacy settings.

So, in this tutorial, we are not only going to show you some tactics to shield your Google Tez account, but you can also protect your bank account from being comprised.

Following this, secure your Tez account by preferring for either a 4-digit Google PIN or a screen lock. Both options are significant enough to tackle with all these sorts of problems.

Here is the process that you can use to configure a Google PIN:

Step 1: Get Access to your Google Tez account. Hit up your profile picture located at the top left corner. There you can see the list of options to pick from.

Step 2: click on the option Security. You’ll be seeing Two options to choose from: Use Screen lock or Google PIN.

Do Note that your Google PIN is different from your UPI PIN, as Google PIN or Screen Lock is useful to restrict the outer entries to get access to your app. In Such case, Option security comes into aid on the way to secure your account.

Google PIN requires an Internet connection each time you open the app. Otherwise, you can make Screen lock work for you from your phone’s settings as it does not need an Internet but it is less reliable compared to Google PIN.

What if you have forgotten your Google PIN or want to reset your PIN:

Step 1: Open Google Tez app, Sign in to your account. Now click on your profile photo at the left corner. Then proceed to Security.

Step 2: Use Google PIN and click on forgot PIN account. Doing this, you can simply reset your PIN and secure your account if the suspicious activity is found.

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