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How to Delete Your Buy Me a Coffee Account?
How to Delete Your Buy Me a Coffee Account?

Here is how you can make sure your account gets deleted successfully.

Updated over a week ago

We're sorry to hear you're thinking of leaving Buy Me a Coffee, but we understand and respect your decision to move on. So we're here to make the process as smooth as possible. This guide will walk you through each step to ensure your account is successfully deleted.

Steps to delete your account

  1. Begin by signing into your account. After you're signed in, proceed to 'My Accounts'.

  2. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the 'Delete My Account' option to proceed.

  3. Check the box to acknowledge that deleting your account is permanent and cannot be undone.

  4. We'd appreciate knowing why you're leaving, choose your reason for leaving. If your specific reason isn't listed, please share it in the space provided below.

  5. A 6-digit verification code will be sent to your registered email address. Retrieve this code from your email and enter it in the designated space.

  6. After entering the verification code, click the 'Delete my account' button to complete the process.

Frequently asked questions

  1. What should I know before deleting my Buy Me a Coffee account?

    Deleting your Buy Me a Coffee account is a permanent action. All your data, including personal details, financial records, and any created content, will be removed and cannot be retrieved.

  2. How can I delete my account if I'm subscribed to a membership level?

    If you are currently subscribed to a membership level, you need to first cancel your subscription. After cancellation, you must wait for the current subscription period to end before you can delete your account.

    For instance, if you have a monthly subscription that was renewed last on February 3rd, cancelling the subscription anytime after this date means your access continues until March 3rd. Therefore, you can only delete your account after March 3rd.

  3. What should I do if I have active subscribers at my membership level?

    If you have active subscribers in your membership level, you need to cancel these memberships before you can delete your account.

  4. How much time does it take to delete my account?

    Your account will be deleted within 72 hours after the deletion request is made.

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