Close your Yahoo account
If you're having trouble signing in or you have serious concerns about your account's security, closing your account isn't your only option.
- Fix sign-in problems - Learn how to get back in to your account.
- Secure a hacked account - Learn how to take back control of your account then safeguard it against future attempts from hackers.
Important - If you close your account, all your Yahoo account's services will be discontinued.
- Visit the "Terminating your Yahoo account" page.
If you use a phone number to sign in - visit our alternative account termination page instead.
- Read the information under "Before continuing, please consider the following information."
- Confirm your password.
Forgot your password? - Recover it with the Yahoo Password Helper.
- Click Terminate this Account.