How I Cancel my McAfee Subscription?

How to cancel your McAfee product subscription?

If you are looking for guidance, cancel your McAfee product, such as McAfee Livesafe or Total Protection, which you no longer require. In that case, service users have to turn off Auto-Renewal. Keep reading to know how to stop Mcafee payments.

Auto-Renewal means a subscription of McAfee products renews before the earlier subscription expires. And the protection never jeopardizes the service users. How to change the auto-renewal turn-off:

  • Visit my account, McAfee.
  • Enter details, email address, and password to login details.
  • And sign in.
  • Select the Auto-renewal.
  • Click End auto-renewal under Auto-renewal Membership
  • Finally, click End auto-renewal on the next screen.

Before auto-renewal turn-off, check these advantages of the having auto-renewal of McAfee products:

McAfee Virtual Private Network(VPN) has LiveSafe and Total Protection; if you have one of these services with auto-renewal, your data is secure, like banking details, payment receipts, and browsing history, to protect your online activities and data. In case you cancel, the auto-renewal means VPN is no longer available.

This offers the assurance and confidence that your system is protected from viruses. McAfee provides a refund to the service users if you suspect and find any viruses. Make sure you turn on your auto-renewal. Turning off auto-renewal means Virus Protection Pledge(VPP) is not accessible to you.

How do I stop McAfee from charging my credit card?

To get the services offered by McAfee, you have to link your credit card with the account and payment protection. If you want to remove your credit card from your McAfee Account, follow these easy steps on how to stop Mcafee from charging your credit card:

  • Click the setting icon at the screen’s top.
  • Choose “My linked card.”
  • Now, pick “remove the card link?”
  • After that, click on “Remove link” when you see the prompt “Sure you want to remove this linked card?”

Finally, you have removed the credit card information, which further stops the deduction of money for McAfee services. To continue services, you have to link a card.

Important note- McAfee users should be aware of the fact:

A non-refundable service fee of $0.31+2.99% of the purchased service is included in each safe transaction—moreover, $ 0.50 is the minimum charge for each purchase. Using a safe card is different from using a physical card. A person above 21 years and a resident of the USA is permitted to use safe cards.

What is the alternative option to canceling your McAfee subscription?

If you don’t want to cancel the McAfee subscription via customer support, here is the alternative for the users to cancel their subscription. Try these two tricks:

First, cancel your subscription. Here your services will be continued till the subscription ends.

To cancel your McAfee subscription on iOS or Ipads:

  • Check the Settings on the Apple device.
  • Top on your Apple ID at the screen’s top.
  • Choose subscriptions.
  • Go to Active subscriptions and click McAfee subscription to desire to cancel.
  • Now, you have to select Cancel Subscription.

Follow this instruction when you buy the subscription from the Apple App store. However, you have to contact customer support To cancel McAfee subscriptions on Windows or macOS.

Second, Stop paying charges by removing the credit card information and ensure there is no charge after the subscription period.

How to Request a refund from McAfee?

If you desire to request a refund for McAfee apps purchased from the App Store, remember that App store subscriptions aren’t managed by McAfee but by Apple. Find yourself trapped in a situation where you have to get in touch with customer executives, always contact Apple. First, try these steps to request a refund:


  • Sign in to Apple ID.
  • Choose I’d like to.
  • Select Request a refund.
  • Choose the reason and click Next.
  • Pick the items you are using and click submit.

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