Google Adsense definitely is the best Ad Network for Bloggers and Website Owners across the Globe. You might have already followed the process to apply for Google Adsense and must be having a fully approved Google Adsense account. Now that you have a Google Adsense Account, you might be looking to Add Bank Account in Adsense Account.
Adding a Bank Account in Google Adsense Account is requirement for those who wish to receive their payments via EFT through Wire Transfer. In a lot of countries Including India, publishers can receive their Adsense Payments only through Wire Transfer. A lot of publishers even have to face the situation of payment hold as they do not add their Bank Account to Google Adsense Account.
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So, it is very important to add the form of payment in Adsense. Today, in this tutorial we will help you with the complete process to add a bank account in your Adsense Account.
How to Add a Bank Account to Google Adsense ?
Before we tell you about the process of adding bank account in Google Adsense account, make sure you have an activated account and the finalized earnings in your Adsense Account has reached $10 or the local currency equivalent. Please note that $10 is set as the threshold amount to add a form of payment in Google Adsense.
Let us know the steps to Add a Bank Account in Google Adsense.
1) Login to Google Adsense Account with your Email Id and Password.
Note : If the finalized earnings in your Google Adsense have not yet reached $10, you will see that you will nnot be able select your payment method.
5) Corresponding to Payment Method, you will see a button to Add a new Payment Method. Click on this button to proceed.
6) In order to Add a Bank Account to Google Adsense, you need to add the following details :
Account Holder Name : Enter the Name of the Account Holder as in Bank Details.
Bank Name : Enter the Full Name of the Bank instead of writing the abbreviation.
IFSC : Enter the IFSC Code of the Branch.
SWIFT – BIC : Enter the Swift Code of the Bank Branch or the Nearest Bank Branch (In Case your Branch does not have its Swift Code).
Note : If you are unaware of what Swift Code you should put here, you can contact your Bank and get the Swift Code.
Account Number : Enter your Account Number.
Re-Type Account Number : Re-Enter your Account Number.
* Details like Intermediary Bank and FFC or FBO are not mandatory and can be omitted. Only if your Bank needs any of these, you may need to enter these details. You can also get these details from your Bank.
Important Note : One important point I would like to mention over here. Do make sure that the Address in your Bank Account and your Adsense Account is the same. Sometimes, the bank may put the payment on hold due to address mismatch. This has been my personal experience when I got my $540 on hold. After a lot of arguments with the Bank Manager I was able to receive my payment. As soon as I got the payment, first thing I did was I changed my Address in Google Adsense account exactly as in my Bank Account records. From next month onwards, there were no such issues.
This is the complete process to Add a Bank Account in Google Adsense. Hope this article will help you to do the needful.
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