Using a Mastercard or Visa card in Google Ads can be a convenient way to pay for your advertising campaigns. If you are new to Google Ads, or simply need a refresher on how to use a credit or debit card, this guide will walk you through the steps to get started.
Step 1: Sign In To Your Google Ads Account
To start, you need to have a Google Ads account. If you haven’t created one yet, you can do so by visiting the Google Ads website and following the on-screen instructions. Once you have an account, sign in with your Google email and password.
Step 2: Access Your Billing & Payments
Once you are signed in, click on the gear icon in the top right corner of your screen. From the dropdown menu, select “Billing & payments”. This will take you to the billing section of your account where you can manage your payment methods.
Step 3: Add a Payment Method
In the billing section, click on the “Payment methods” tab. From here, you can add a new payment method by clicking on the “Add payment method” button. In the payment method dropdown, select “Credit or debit card” and enter your card information, including the card type (Mastercard or Visa), card number, expiration date, and security code.
Step 4: Review and Accept the Terms of Service
Before your card can be used, you need to review and accept the billing agreement and terms of service. Make sure to carefully read and understand these terms before accepting.
Step 5: Save Your Payment Method
Once you have reviewed and accepted the terms of service, click on the “Save” button to store your payment method. You can now use your Mastercard or Visa card to pay for your Google Ads campaigns.
Step 6: Pay for Your Campaigns
To pay for your campaigns, simply select your Mastercard or Visa card as the payment method when you create a new campaign or make changes to an existing one. Your card will be charged automatically when your monthly bill is due.
In conclusion, using a Mastercard or Visa card in Google Ads is a simple process that can save you time and make your advertising efforts more efficient. With just a few clicks, you can securely store your card information and use it to pay for your campaigns. Happy advertising!