In 2015, MyFitnessPal launched its premium service, an ad-free subscription of $ 9.99 a month or $ 49.99 per year, providing food analysis, deeper nutritional tools, more goal options and exclusive content. After MyFitnessPal Premium has shot on your iPhone or Android phone, these benefits may be unnecessary for your ultimate goal, but you will find that canceling your paid membership is not that easy.
While MyFitnessPal offers a free monthly trial It is easy to access within their Android and iOS apps, if you do not stop enjoying the service and forget to cancel, you may be charged for your second month and month thereafter. Even if you found it useful for a few months, you may not be anymore.
Canceling a MyFitnessPal Premium recurring subscription is not very intuitive overall, and the process varies depending on which platform you started subscribing to. When you cancel, you can still use premium features until your current paid month or year ends, it will not be renewed. Partial repayment may not be possible depending on the platform.
If you set the premium through the iOS app, you must cancel the renewal from Apple. Similarly, if you started the service from the Android app, you must stop the service from Google. For those of you who bought from MyFitnessPals website, you must cancel it in your browser.
Option 1: Cancel Premium purchased from Apple
To cancel a subscription purchased with Apple's system, you will need to visit your "Subscriptions" settings for your Apple ID. The easiest way to get there is to open Settings, tap your name and then select "iTunes & App Store" from the list. Then tap your Apple ID at the top of the page, then select "View Apple ID" from the message that appears.
Next, scroll down in Account Settings and press "Subscriptions". Here you will find all your active and outgoing subscriptions in the app. Press "MyFitnessPal" and then "Cancel Subscription". Whether it's a free trial or paid, your premium subscription will remain available until the next payment is normally due.
To cancel a subscription purchased with Google's system, you must visit your "Subscriptions" settings on Google Play. Thus, open the Play Store app, tap the three-dash icon at the top left and then select "Subscriptions". Find and tap "Calorie Counter – MyFitnessPal."
Next, tap "Cancel subscription," choose why you delete the recurring paid account if you ask, and then click "Cancel subscription" again to confirm. If you have a monthly test, your premium subscription will remain until the end of it, even if it is canceled.
Finally, if you Purchased premium through the website, you must also cancel it on the site. To end your subscription, go to myfitnesspal.com and sign in to your account. Select "Premium" and then "Subscription Settings" at the top right. Finally, turn off "Auto-Renewal" to cancel your account, which you can use until the end of your current billing period.
] This article was produced during the Gadget Hacks annual Health & Fitness coverage. Read more about the Health & Fitness series.