Is how to cancel Showmax subscription is problem for you? Here is a post to end your worries on the Showmax subscription and how to unsubscribe from it.
Whether you are watch Showmax on your DSTV or not this guide is about how to cancel subscription from Showmax. Just that when you deactivate your Showmax account, you will no longer be able to stream the movies streaming service on all the linked devices.
This procedure will not delete Showmax profile from their database rather it’ll unsubscribe you from Showmax subscribers list.
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Add Payment Method to Showmax
Having successfully added a payment method to enjoy Showmax 14 days free trial and watch Showmax on DStv.
It may appear to you that you don’t want Showmax to charge your account again thereby wanting to cancel subscription on Showmax. So, here you will learn how to cancel Showmax subscription completely.
You remember that when you register for Showmax free trial account you were told you can back out at any time to cancel Showmax subscription so that Showmax will not keep deducting your money for a service you didn’t use.
However, before it gets out of hand you need to delete Showmax subscription include the Showmax Polska.
There has been a lot of complains about how to deactivate Showmax subscription after the free trial period expires.
I’d rather not take this into accounts rather, the cancellation process was very wrong and there wasn’t a confirmation message that the subscription has been canceled successfully.
Therefore, and for this reason, here, I will document the exact procedures I followed to cancel my Showmax subscription and delete my Showmax Polska account so that you can learn from how I cancel Showmax subscription before the free trial period ends.
Which Payment it works for?
The process is the same for all Showmax payment method and you should not have issue canceling your subscription.
After you cancel Showmax subscription, you will not be able to add other devices if you have not completed the 3 slots available for devices you can add include DStv.
Also, you will need to add a payment method again if you removed the old payment method to use the service next time.
However, note that you cannot use Showmax free trial twice after the first 14 days free trial except on a special invitation like Netflix just did.
Netflix is sending out a free invitation to all old subscribers who have canceled their account to come back and enjoy the free trial period so that they can subscribe again.
How to Cancel Showmax Subscription
Here is how to cancel subscription on Showmax;
- Log into Showmax on your browser or launch Showmax app
- Enter your login information to log into your Showmax account
- Navigate to email preferences
- Click on manage subscription
- Tap on Cancel Subscription
Once you clicked on cancel subscription and your subscription package will be canceled and Showmax sill stop charging your account.
At this point, you haven’t deleted your Showmax account. Rather, the move deletes your Showmax credit card and you will not be charged at the end of the month.
Note: This is extremely important if you don’t want to fall a victim of Showmax charging for the subscription you think you have canceled.
How to Remove Credit/Debit Card from Showmax
To be on a safe side you should remove your credit/debit card from Showmax/
- tap the star indication on your added card if you are using a master card or whatever payment method you added
- Accept the popup notification to delete your card from Showmax.
This will indicate that Showmax will have no way to charge you again. Also, it implies that you have successfully cancel subscription on Showmax and remove your credit or debit card.
Note: It does depend whether you are using Showmax app on your Android or iOS. The procedure to cancel your account is the same. In my case, I will be showing you how to cancel Showmax subscription on PC using Google Chrome browser.
Video Tutorial to Cancel Subscription on Showmax
Below is a video tutorial on how to cancel Showmax subscription.