Google Pay tips and tricks: Here is how you can skip queue and pay utility bills online

    Google Pay tips and tricks: Paying utility bills like electricity bills has now become easier as you can do it online. Here are the steps you need to follow.
    By: HT TECH
    | Updated on: Jul 14 2022, 09:33 IST
    Here is how you can use Google Pay to make utility payments online.
    Here is how you can use Google Pay to make utility payments online. (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
    Here is how you can use Google Pay to make utility payments online.
    Here is how you can use Google Pay to make utility payments online. (Amritanshu / HT Tech)

    Google Pay tips and tricks: Google Pay is one of the most widely used UPI (Unified Payments Interface) apps which is being used to make online payments either by scanning the QR code, simply using the phone number, or bank accounts. In order to make the app more helpful for you, Google Pay lets you make utility payments online by just following a few simple steps. "You can pay your bills including mobile, television, electricity, water, and gas using Google Pay" according to the Google Pay support page.

    If you are a Google Pay user, here are the steps you need to follow to pay bills. Follow the step-by-step guide given here.

    Google Pay: How to pay utility bills

    Step 1:

    Open Google Pay.

    Step 2:

    At the bottom of the screen, slide up.

    Step 3:

    Tap New.

    Step 4:

    Type in the name of a biller.

    Step 5:

    From the search results, tap the name of the biller and then Make payment.

    Step 6:

    Select an account.

    Step 7:

    You will find one of the following: Pay a custom amount- Tap Make Payment and enter the amount that you’d like to pay. Pay an available bill- On the bill, tap Pay Bill.

    Step 8:

    You may find an option to choose from multiple bill options depending on the biller. These bill options can be for different time periods.

    Step 9:

    Follow the on-screen steps.

    Step 10:

    When done, view the bill to confirm that the payment was successful.

    You need to know that it usually takes up to 3 business days for payments to show up in your account. If you have paid your bill outside of Google Pay, long-press the due bill and select the option for “Delete item” to delete it as paid. You can also view your bills on Google Pay. Know how.

    Google Pay: How to view bills

    1. Open Google Pay .

    2. From the bottom of the screen, slide up.

    3. Tap a biller. You will see a list with details of paid and pending bills, if any.

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    First Published Date: 14 Jul, 09:33 IST
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