If you are tired of the mundane shows and movies available on Netflix, you can discontinue paying $8.99 per month to the streaming service if it no longer tickles your fancy the way it used to. Understandably so. With several other streaming services popping up every other day that, Netflix is bound to lose some market.
Netflix offers seamless service when it comes to subscribing to the platform and cancelling your subscription from it. You can either cancel it from the Netflix website itself, or choose to cancel it from the subscription list of your phone. Let’s take a look at the prime way in which you can cancel your subscription to the platform.
How to cancel Netflix subscription?
You can cancel your subscription directly from Netflix website on any device. Simply go to the website www.netflix.com and log into your account by typing in your ID and password. Locate an arrow on top right corner of your screen and tap on the “Account” tab from the menu. From here, you can make unnumbered changes to your Netflix account such as change password, change the billing information, redeem gift cards and such.
Scroll down and locate a big grey box that says “cancel membership”. Once clicked on it, you will be asked to confirm your decision. If you proceed with an affirmation, you will no longer be billed for your Netflix subscription.
However, you can continue enjoying the Netflix service until the expiry of the current cycle. You wouldn’t be charged a penny as a cancellation fee. Should you feel the need to re-subscribe to Netflix sometime in future, you can log into the same account and choose a plan. You will be welcomed like you never left.
Will all the profiles and data be deleted after cancellation of subscription?
Netflix harbours various Netflix Profiles and manages the ‘my list’ which consists of all the shows and movies you want to watch but don’t have time as of yet to do so. For some people, this data is of utmost significance. If you are one of those people who is worried about whether or not the data will be removed once you cancel your subscription, fret not. You won’t need to start afresh if you re-subscribe to your membership within a period of 10 months. The profiles of your account and the shows on your watch-list will remain as it is till the end of this duration.
Netflix is one of the largest streaming platforms in the world. However, with numerous invaluable streaming services paving way each day, some of us are bound to turn our heads from Netflix. Cancelling your Netflix membership is easy and free. Moreover, you can re-subscribe any time and you won’t be charged even a penny. The methodology to cancel your Netflix subscription that I expounded will work on all devices, whether it be phone, tab, laptop or a computer.