Last modified August 1, 2012
Google Wallet refers to Google payment services that are provided by both Google Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiaries. For US users, that subsidiary is Google Payment Corporation (“GPC”), and for users in the European Economic Area (EEA), it is Google Payment Limited (“GPL”) (based in the United Kingdom). For countries outside of the United States and the EEA, please consult the Google Wallet Terms of Service made available to you within the service to learn more about the subsidiary offering the service.
Your use of Google Wallet is governed by the Google Wallet Terms of Service. Please consult the Terms of Service for detailed information about the specific services of Google Wallet. Capitalized terms not defined in this Google Wallet Privacy Notice shall have the meaning ascribed to them in the Terms of Service.
Also, for sellers, we may obtain information about you and your business from a credit bureau or a business information service.
Your registration information is stored in association with your Google Account and your registration of a payment method will be stored on Google’s servers. In addition, certain data elements may also be stored on your mobile device in encrypted form.
We will only share your personal information with other companies or individuals outside of Google in the following circumstances:
The security of your Google Wallet account depends on you keeping your account password confidential. If you share your account information with a third party, he or she will have access to your account and your personal information.
It is your responsibility to control access to your mobile device and the Google Wallet application on your device, including keeping your PIN confidential and not sharing it with anyone. It is also your responsibility to alert Google or the relevant partner if you believe that the security of the information in the Google Wallet application has been compromised.
The information that we collect, including information obtained from third parties, is shared between GPC and its affiliates, including Google Inc., to operate the service. Neither GPC nor its affiliates will share your information with others except as described in this Privacy Notice.
We provide you with the right to opt out of certain sharing between GPC and its affiliates. Specifically, you may choose to opt out of:
We will not share your personal information with anyone outside of GPC or its affiliates except as described in this Privacy Notice. As explained above, Google Wallet is a product offered to Google Account holders. Data you provide to Google Inc. for the purpose of signing up for a Google Account is not affected by the opt-out provisions in this notice.
If you don't want us to share personal information about your creditworthiness between GPC and its affiliates, please click here.
If you don't want us to use any information shared between GPC and its affiliates for those affiliates to market to you, please click here.