Update (30 April 2020): We have paused our PayLater pilot as we work on reviewing and enhancing our services to better meet our customers’ needs. We hope to be back soon, with exciting new PayLater products and partners.
Short on cash until the next payday? 💸
Hang tight ’cause we’ve got you! Get through the month with PayLater. Giving you the flexibility to enjoy the Grab services you love NOW, then pay for them LATER all in one monthly bill.
What is PayLater?
PayLater is a service that allows you to consolidate your spend on Grab services and pay next month. When you activate PayLater, you get instant access to a pre-approved PayLater amount that can be used for your Grab rides and GrabExpress deliveries. When your bill is generated, your transactions will be consolidated into a single bill that you can settle using your GrabPay balance before your bill due date.
Why Activate PayLater?
Get instant access to a spending amount with 0% interest rate
A processing fee of 3.99% will be charged for each transaction made with PayLater. An additional late fee of 3.99% will also be charged if bill is not paid on time.
Enjoy flexibility to pay later for Grab rides and GrabExpress deliveries (coming soon for GrabFood)
Plus, earn GrabRewards points for each Paylater transaction!
How to activate PayLater?
Or scroll down to learn how to activate PayLater on your app.
*Please ensure you are on Grab app version 5.76 or above before activating PayLater.
- Activate PayLater
- Select PayLater as Payment Method
- Pay Outstanding Amount
- Settle Monthly Bill
Frequently Asked Questions
From 14 April 2020, you can no longer reactivate PayLater in the Philippines. We are temporarily suspending the PayLater pilot as we focus our resources on products and features that will help our customers get through this time of uncertainty. Such as GrabMart, expanded GrabExpress services, enhanced safety policies and more. We hope to be back later this year, with exciting new PayLater products and partners.
The PayLater pilot is temporarily suspended as we focus our resources on products and features that will help our customers get through this time of uncertainty — such as GrabMart, expanded GrabExpress services, enhanced safety policies and more.
Yes. We hope to be back later this year, with exciting new PayLater products and partners.
We usually grant PayLater access based on your user profile and the information available to us. Such as how long you have been a Grab user, how much you’ve used Grab and your GrabRewards tier, to name just a few.
So, if you want to be eligible for PayLater in future, be sure to pay off your outstanding balance by your final PayLater bill before the due date and then continue to use our services as much as possible.
Yes. You can currently still pay off any outstanding PayLater bills in the app as usual.
There is a 3.99% processing fee for using PayLater. The processing fee will be charged on your outstanding PayLater spend. For example, if you have spent PHP 1,000 on PayLater for the month, you will be charged a processing fee of PHP 40.
Please be assured that if you activated but did not use PayLater Postpaid, you will not be charged to any processing fees.
When you activate your PayLater service, a copy of the PayLater contract will be sent to your email.
You can go to Payment > PayLater > View Details to view your current Spent Amount, Available Amount and Transaction History.
Depending on when you activate PayLater, your bill will either be generated on the 16th of 30th of each month.
For example, if you activated PayLater between the 1st to 15th of the month, your PayLater bill will be generated on the 30th of the month. If you activated PayLater after 15th of the month, your PayLater bill will be generated on the 16th of next month.
After you have received your PayLater bill, you will need to settle your bill by 7 days to avoid a late fee of 3.99% of your outstanding amount.
You can settle your monthly bill using your GrabPay balance.
You may top up your GrabPay Wallet using credit or debit card to ensure you have sufficient balance to settle your bill.
To make payment, you can go to Payment > PayLater > Pay Now.
Yes, you will receive regular payment reminders before the due date to help you avoid any fees.
Please enable all your notifications so that you receive timely reminders. You can go to Account > Settings > Communications to activate reminders. Please check your spam email folder to ensure that you receive your monthly billing emails.
If you have paid more than your outstanding PayLater amount, please submit a request via our help centre and we will refund the excess amount to your GrabPay Wallet.
Please reach out to us via Help Centre so that we can work something out together.
You can change your default payment method by going to Payment > Settings (in the top right corner) and selecting your preferred payment method. Alternatively, you can also change your payment method when you book a ride or make a GrabFood order.
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