Change your Microsoft account payment method

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Add a new payment method

If you want to change how you pay for a Microsoft subscription or for purchases from the Microsoft Store, you can change the payment method linked to your Microsoft account.

  • Here’s how to add a credit card, debit card, bank account, PayPal account, or mobile phone as a new payment method for your Microsoft account.
  • Add a new payment method online
  • Add a new payment method on an Xbox One console
    • Sign in to your Xbox One console with your Microsoft account. If you can't sign in, try troubleshooting issues with your Microsoft account.
    • Press the Xbox  button on your controller to open the guide.
    • Select System Settings  > Account > Payment & billing.
    • On the Payment options screen, select Add a payment option, choose the type of payment method you want to add, add your info, and then select Save.

Update a payment method

If your name, billing address, expiration date, or CVV number has changed for your current payment method, you can update it.

  • Update your payment method online
  • Update your payment method on an Xbox One console
    • Sign in to your Xbox One console with your Microsoft account. If you can't sign in, try troubleshooting issues with your Microsoft account.
    • Press the Xbox  button on your controller to open the guide.
    •  Select System Settings  > Account >Payment & billing.
    • On the Payment options screen, find the payment method you want to update, and then select Edit info.
    • Enter your updated info, and then select Save.

Remove a payment method

If you have a payment method that you are no longer using or that has expired, you can remove it.

  • Remove a payment method online
  • Remove a payment method on an Xbox One console
    • Sign in to your Xbox One console with your Microsoft account. If you can't sign in, try troubleshooting issues with your Microsoft account.
    • Press the Xbox  button on your controller to open the guide.
    • Select System Settings  > AccountPayment & billing.
    • On the Payment options screen, scroll right to the payment option you want to remove, and then select Remove.
    • Confirm that you want to remove your payment method, and then select Yes, Remove.

Troubleshoot payment method issues

If you're having problems, here are some answers to common issues that may occur when you change a payment method: