How to Decline Cash App Payment Requests on Cash App

 In this blog, we will talk about how to decline Cash App payment requests. Cash App is convenient peer-to-peer money sending and receiving app. If you haven’t downloaded the Cash app yet, you can easily download it by searching for Cash App on the App Store or Google Play.

You need to follow these simple steps to decline Cash App payment requests

Step 1 – Click on the icon that looks like a clock and go to your transaction history. The icon will be on the top right corner of the Cash App home screen.

When someone sends a payment request, or they’re asking for money, it appears in the middle of the section titled Pending.

You should note that there is no button that gives an option to decline this request, there is only a green button asking you to pay, never click it without thinking.

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Step 2 – Click on the requester’s name or profile picture to view details, if you wish.

Step 3 – Now look for three small dots in the top right corner and click on them.

Step 4 – Now you will see a drop-down menu. Find the option that says decline request and click on that option.

Step 5 – A pop-up will appear asking you to confirm that you want to decline the request. Click Yes.

As simple as it is, you can decline payment requests from unknown Cash App users. After this, you will see that the Pending section is no longer visible in your transaction history, save yourself from making payments by mistake by denying these requests.

Steps to block someone on Cash App permanently

If someone is sending you payment requests repeatedly, you can block that person by clicking Block this person in the same drop-down menu, this action will reject all transactions requested by that person. Also, prevent sending more requests in the future.

To permanently block someone or strangers on Cash App you need to do the following steps:

  • Open Cash App on the device and go to the Profile Icon.
  • After clicking on the profile icon, choose Privacy & Security option.
  • Now scroll down for the next step, find Turn incoming requests on or off.
  • If enabled, you can now choose whether to receive requests from anyone or just from your contacts.

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Hopefully, you found this article useful and learned how to decline Cash App payment requests on Cash App. If you still have any other queries related to cash requests, you can directly access the Cash App’s official website or contact customer service.