Wondering how to set up and use WhatsApp Payments on your smartphone, follow our step-by-step guide:
Latest version of WhatsApp app
Active bank account
The registered phone number with the bank and WhatsApp must be the same
Steps to set up WhatsApp Payments
Open WhatsApp on your device and tap on three dots from the top-right corner
Tap on Payments option
Tap on Add Payment method option and tap on Accept and Continue button
Now, Select your bank and tap on it
It will then gather your bank details using the registered mobile number
After this, verify your bank account via SMS by tapping on Verify via SMS
Once verified, tap on done to complete the setup process.
Steps to send money using WhatsApp Payments
Make sure the other party has also configured the WhatsApp Payment on his/her smartphone.
Now, Open Chat window of the contact to whom you want to send money
Tap on ‘Attach’ icon and choose the Payment option
Enter the amount you want to send and hit Next
Enter UPI PIN to authenticate the payment.