How To Cancel Your Amazon Prime Membership

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Amazon can make it almost too easy to spend your money. When the subscription to Amazon Prime gets you free two-day delivery on practically anything you can think of, the option to have Whole Foods or Fresh deliver groceries and a wide selection of movies and television shows, the money you funnel through Amazon can add up. Sometimes the convenience is worth the cost and sometimes you want to consider other options.

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If you are looking to part ways with the online bookstore turned global empire, it is helpful to know how to cancel your Amazon Prime subscription.

How To Cancel Amazon Prime on Your Desktop

Whether you are canceling your subscription on your desktop, laptop or even a streaming television, the steps to follow are pretty straightforward.

  1. With your username and password, sign in to your account to access your information.
  2. Hover over the “Accounts & Lists” drop-down menu at the top right side of the screen.
  3. Click on the “Prime Membership” option on the drop-down menu under “Accounts & Lists.”
  4. Click on the drop-down menu near the top right corner of the screen. 
  5. Under “Manage Membership,” click on “Update, cancel and more.”
  6. Hit the “End Membership” button to officially cancel Amazon Prime.
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How To Cancel Amazon Prime on Your Phone 

If you are not on your computer, chances are you are using the Amazon mobile app to do your ordering, shopping or streaming. There are a few simple steps to follow to cancel your Amazon Prime membership on your phone or tablet via the app. 

  1. Select the Amazon app on your Android or iOS device.
  2. Click on the account icon that is next to the home button.
  3. Once under account settings, scroll down to the “Manage Prime Membership” option and select it.
  4. Click on the “Manage Membership” drop-down and then tap “Update, cancel and more.”
  5. Hit the “End Membership” button to officially cancel Amazon Prime.

Final Take

Shopping on Amazon is easy and convenient. However, needs can change and maybe your Amazon Prime membership isn’t a necessity for you anymore. If you are not using it for deliveries or its streaming service, it may not be worth the monthly or annual cost. If you do decide to cancel your Amazon Prime membership there are easy steps to take and you can cancel anytime.

FAQ

  • Can I cancel my Amazon Prime membership at any time?
    • Yes, you can cancel your Amazon Prime membership anytime by visiting the Amazon website on your computer or by using the Amazon app on your streaming television or mobile phone.
  • Is Amazon Prime hard to cancel?
    • Amazon Prime is relatively easy to cancel, you can do so anytime by following the simple steps outlined above.
  • How do I cancel my free trial of Amazon Prime in 2022?
    • You can cancel your free trial of Amazon Prime the same way you would cancel your Prime membership, by using the steps outlined here on your computer, streaming television or mobile phone.
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Caitlyn Moorhead has written content for a variety of businesses and publications. After graduating from Central Michigan University cum laude, she moved to New York City where she wrote columns, articles and plays for several years before relocating to Austin, Texas in the fall of 2020.
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