Am I eligible to use Google Pay?
If you have a Valley First debit card and an eligible Android device, then you can get Google Pay! Google Pay is available to consumers and small businesses.
Which devices support Interac® Debit on Google Pay?
Google Pay is compatible with most modern Android devices with Android Lollipop 5.0 or above across multiple manufacturers (including Huawei, Samsung and Blackberry) and form factors (including mobile phones, tablets and wearables). To make in-store payments, your phone also needs to support NFC (Near Field Communication). To check for NFC, look for it in your phone’s Settings app. You can make in-app payments even if your phone does not have NFC.
Are there reasons why my Android device would be excluded from Google Pay?
Devices that have been jailbroken or otherwise tampered with are not eligible for use with Google Pay. The device’s operating system must also be kept up to date.
Can I use my Google Watch with Google Pay?
Yes, you can add a card to Google Pay on your Google watch as well as other Wear OS devices paired with a phone; such as Huawei Watch 2, LG Watch Sport, and LG Watch Urbane 2.
Can I use my Valley First credit card with Google Pay?
Google Pay is being launched first with your Valley First debit card, allowing you to make everyday purchases directly from your credit union account. Valley First Mastercard cards currently do not support Google Pay.
Does my Valley First debit card need to be Flash enabled to use it on Google Pay?
No. You do not need a flash enabled Valley First debit card to use Google Pay.
How many cards can I add to Google Pay?
You can add multiple payment cards and loyalty cards to Google Pay.