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  • Google Pay will now display relevant card benefits during checkout for select cards.
  • The “Buy Now, Pay Later” options are expanding to more online stores and Android apps.
  • Autofill in Chrome and Android will now allow users to fill in all card details, including security codes.

Google has announced a series of updates to its online payment platform, Google Pay. This is not to be confused with the Google Pay app, which is used for peer-to-peer payments and is being phased out in the US in June. Both are separate from Google Wallet, a digital storage solution for various credentials. I know; Google *needs* a lesson in intuitive naming.

Nevertheless, the company highlighted three key areas of improvement, addressing user concerns about security, convenience, and smart spending tools.