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When I'm trying to install a free app on my iPod, it'll say:

Verification Required

Before you can make purchases, you must tap continue to verify your payment info.

Why do I see then when it's free?

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You need to select that you don't want a payment option on your account.

  1. Open the Settings app → scroll down to and tap on iTunes & App Stores.
  2. Tap View Apple IDPayment Information.
  3. Select None as the payment type.
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I did not know this was visible on an idevice, I was going to write the answer about the details in iTunes on the computer but this is way better. +1 –  Rob Feb 20 at 8:41

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