UGO Wallet Permissions


When you use UGO Wallet, you will be asked to accept some permissions either upon downloading or when you first use specific parts of the app. These permissions help make your use of UGO Wallet as seamless as possible. Find out what permissions we ask for and why.

Permission Why We Need Access
Contacts Makes it easy for you to find family and friends in your contact list. You won't have to input their information every time you send them an e-gift card!
Camera Allows you to take pictures of cards and receipts, and to scan barcodes. This will make them easy to find in your UGO Wallet.
Photo Library
(iOS)
Allows you to import images of receipts. You won't have to take another picture.
FaceID
(iOS)
Optional - Used to secure the information in your UGO Wallet. You may find this easier than using your passcode.
Phone
(Android)
  • Enables UGO Wallet to identify your phone
  • Allows you to make one-touch dials to Customer Care
  • Permissions are required for app-use only and not for us to make phone calls or manage your phone
Photos / Media / Files
(Android)
Allows you to import images of receipts. You won't have to take another picture.