What are the requirements for using Venmo?
There are a few requirements for using Venmo, and additional products and services such as the Venmo Mastercard Debit Card and Teen Account may have additional eligibility criteria:
- You must be physically located in the United States
- You must have a U.S.-based cell phone that can send and receive text messages from short codes. This number can’t be on file with another Venmo account.
- You must be at least 18 years old (or the age of majority in your state)
- Your Venmo app must be updated to version 7.38.2 or newer
You can add a bank account or debit card to your account to transfer the money you receive out of Venmo. You may also want to add a bank account, debit card, or credit card for making payments.
What mobile operating systems is the Venmo app compatible with?
Venmo is only able to support Apple iOS 13 or Android Lollipop (API 21) or higher devices at this time.