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.

  Important - If you close your account, all your Yahoo account's services will be discontinued.

  1. Visit the "Terminating your Yahoo account" page.
    If you use a phone number to sign in - visit our alternative account termination page instead.
  2. Read the information under "Before continuing, please consider the following information."
  3. Confirm your password.
    Forgot your password? - Recover it with the Yahoo Password Helper.
  4. Click Terminate this Account.