Question: Why Is Google Asking For My SSN?

Does Google pay need your Social Security number?

For certain kinds of transactions with your Google payments profile or Google Play, we might need to verify your identity with information such as your name, address, or date of birth.

You might also need to provide us with an image of your ID or proof of address..

Is Google Pay safe or not?

Transactions using Google Pay are secure as Google keeps all payment information on secure servers. Your full card details are never stored on your phone or shared with merchants when you use Google Pay. Merchants are only provided with your Virtual Account Number.

Why is Google pay not safe?

UPI apps in the country are categorised as ‘third party apps’, and are not required to be ‘payment systems operators’.” A Google spokesperson’s statement to PTI on the matter said, “Some quotes on social media, wrongly attributed to the RBI, claim that issues arising while transferring money through Google Pay are not …

Why Google Pay ask for location?

Google pay require GPS location to be enabled for making a UPI transaction to know user’s location. Possibilities like user do transaction normally in kolkata area with same device so in case someone got access of profile and try to make payment out side of kolkata, and so on possibilities.