Here’s how to clear up your UPI experience by deleting some of your PhonePe and Google Pay UPI IDs.
UPI was first introduced in 2016 and has since established itself as one of the speediest methods of payment.It’s interesting to note that using different services like Google Pay and PhonePe, one can link a single bank account to multiple UPI IDs.Although this is fantastic for getting money on many accounts rapidly, it is impractical to maintain track of all these IDs.
If you use the PhonePe app for all of your everyday transactions, your UPI ID will be active on the app.An example might be “9870XXXXX@ybl”.But since there are instances when this UPI ID might not function owing to technical difficulties, you can also use an active UPI ID that you created on GooglePay, such as “pranavsawxxx@okicici”.
You can also have a number of UPI IDs that are inactive on both of these networks.With so many UPI IDs, it’s possible to get confused and forget about them.To clear up your UPI experience, you might want to erase any of these IDs.
We’ll demonstrate how to erase UPI IDs in the PhonePe and GooglePay applications in this blog today.
How to delete UPI ID in PhonePe
Step 1: Open PhonePe on your smartphone.
Step 2: Tap on your profile in the top left.
Step 3: Select the bank account for which you want to delete the UPI ID.
Step 4: Now, scroll down and under the UPI ID section, you will find all of your UPI IDs.
Step 5: On the right side of a UPI ID, you will see a delete button (that looks like a dustbin icon). Tap on it to delete the following UPI ID.
How to delete UPI ID in Google Pay
Step 1: Open Google Pay on your smartphone.
Step 2: Tap on your profile in the top right corner.
Step 3: Tap on Bank Accounts.
Step 4: Select the Bank account for which you want to delete the UPI ID.
Step 5: Tap on Mange UPI IDs.
Step 6: Now, you should be able to see all your UPI IDs. On the right side of an ID, you will see a delete button (again, it looks like a dustbin icon). Tap on it.
That’s how you can easily delete UPI IDs in PhonePe and Google Pay.