Changing Play Store countries is, on paper, a multi-step but straightforward process. In reality, however, you can see countless horror stories online of people trying to change their country setting and never succeeding to do so. Either they have moved from country A to country B and want to keep theirs set to A but the Play Store unexpectedly switches to B, either they do indeed want to switch to B but it gets stuck on A and never flips. This should be an easy choice. iTunes lets anyone switch their App Store country relatively easily, but Google makes you jump through several hoops and... Read More
Changing your Google Account's country is, by the looks of it, an easy procedure. Google has a small tutorial online, but judging by the number of people complaining online about not being able to get that simple process to trigger the switch, it isn't the foolproof and guaranteed method that you'd think it is. Odds are it will work for you, but there's no knowing when or if Google's algorithms will deem you unlucky and stick to your original country.
However, that process isn't just a coin toss for those who have a Merchant Account, it's an unequivocal "NO." Apparently, if you used your Google account to open a Payments Merchant account, there's no way to change your country. Read More