You can now pay utility bills through Google Tez

Google Tez Customers of 90 utility firms can pay via this app

Once the biller of your choice has been located, simply enter the number associated with your bank account to link to Tez, and don't forget to give it a name that you can easily remember each time you want to pay your bill. The app now supports 80 invoice mailing companies, including consumer service firms like Reliance Energy, BSES and DishTV. Starting with help for more than 80 billers, including national and state power suppliers, water, gas, DTH and mobile postpaid bills and recharge.

Google Tez app operates on government's Unified Payments Interface (UPI) to enable cashless transactions. Now the app has gotten support to pay for bills from more than 80 organizations, including national/state electric, gas and water, and TV/internet services, with more to come soon.

From there, you can also quickly check whether you have paid the bill or not by tapping on the biller name, and, can also see all the past payments. The app also supports multiple payment accounts, TechCrunch reported today.

Google's payments app Tez has thrown a new challenge to domestic payments players. By tapping and holding the Cash Mode button in the meantime, two people using Tez can make a protected exchange in seconds without expecting to share private details like mobile numbers or account numbers.

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The rollout of bill payments on Google Tez platform also comes with a launch offer. What's more, users are also allowed to view all past payments grouped by bill. This happens through Google's proprietary Audio QR (AQR) ultrasound technology. This will get you to the supported billers across various locations.

Follow the instructions on the screen, if you're asked to enter your ID, you can find it on a physical bill or e-bill.

Initially, Tez will support over 90 billers. It works with over 50 UPI-enabled banks, so that money stays in users' bank accounts until they need to use it. Tez users continue to earn interest from their banks and have their deposits backed by bank security guarantees. "Currently, there are no charges for transactions done on Tez", the statement said. The new updated feature is available for Android and iOS users.

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