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Remove Apple ID Payment Method from iPhone

My eight-year-old kid is smart enough to use My Apple ID for in-application purchases for the games. He wants to play. So, I decided to eliminate the Apple ID payment method from my iPhone and iPad as well. If that is the case with you too. Or you want to remove one of the credit cards listed in Apple Pay. Then you are on the right page. In this article, we are going to show you how to remove the Apple ID Payment Method from the iPhone.

Irrespective of the payment method you are using, be it credit card, Apple ID credit or even PayPal. Eliminating the Apple ID payment method is the same for all. Let’s check out the way!

How to Remove Apple ID Payment Method from iPhone

  • Launch the Settings application on your iPhone and then tap on your Profile.
  • Tap on the Payment and Shipping option.
  • Tap on the Edit option from the top-right corner.
  • Now, Tap on the Delete icon. Tap on Remove that appears on the right-hand side of the payment method. And taps on Remove again on the confirmation.

Remove Apple ID Payment

This would now delete the Apple ID payment information from your iPhone or iPad. Just in case, if you are charged for any in-app purchases without your authorization after deleting payment information. You can also get a refund by following this method.

Unable to Remove Apple ID Payment Method?

Many users have complained that they are unable to remove the payment method from their Apple ID from their device. This often happens because your Apple ID might have an active subscription. That is on a recurring basis. Be it canceling your Apple News Plus subscription or Apple Arcade subscription. You need to cancel all your application subscriptions to get started!

There are two ways through which you can delete the payment method in this case. One is to wait until the subscription expires and another is to cancel the subscription right away! Once done, try to remove the payment method by following the above steps.

This is only possible when you have a single payment method saved on your iPhone or iPad. Just in case if you have multiple payment options, you will not face this issue.


Alright, That’s All Folks! I hope you like this article and find it helpful, give us your feedback. However, if you guys still have further issues and queries related to this article. Then let us know in the comments section. We will get back to you shortly.

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