OOPS… MADE AN IN-APP PURCHASE?
Or signed yourself up to a subscription?
Easily done! I did it myself.
So I decided it was time to head back to the gym this week, and thought I would download a free “Workout” app. I had a Samsung smartphone before my iPhone, and used a free workout app. The app allowed me to pick parts of the body I wanted to train, and it would provide a series of exercises.
I assumed I could get this same app on my iPhone.
I downloaded 2 apps, and both of them required me to pay to “unlock” these workouts. The third app I downloaded got me past the first screen, and stated a free trial for a week, followed by $13.99 USD a week to subscribe to the app.
I just needed some handy hints on working out! So I kept clicking the prompts, and next minute, I had enabled my Apple ID to billed $13.99 USD a week, after my free trial . On my Samsung phone, I didn’t connect my credit card to my Playstore account, whereas on my Apple iPhone, my App Store account is connected to a credit card,
Cancelling this subscription wasn’t obvious to me, and I’m sure many of you have accidentally made an in-app subscription purchase, so here are the steps to cancel your subscription:
HOW TO CANCEL YOUR SUBSCRIPTION TO AN APP
|1. Tap on Settings
2. Scroll down, and tap on iTunes & App Store
3. Tap on your Apple ID
|4. Tap View Apple ID|
|5. Tap on Subscriptions|
|5. Tap on Cancel Trial|
Hope you found those steps handy, so that you cancel any trials before you get billed!