Google has announced that you can now send money via text using Google Wallet, this new feature allows you to send money to anyone on your contact list using SMS.
The app now lets you send payments to your friends or anyone on your contact list by SMS, the feature is only available in the US at the moment.
No email? No problem! Now you can send money to anyone in your contact list using just a phone number.
When you send money to a phone number, the recipient will get a text message with a secure link. They can simply enter their debit card to claim the money and it will be available in their bank account within minutes.
The feature is available in the the latest version of the Google Wallet app for Google’s Android platform and Apple’s iOS platform.
You can find out more details about sending money via SMS using Google Wallet over at Google at the link below.