How to Cancel Tinder Gold [2022]

Written by Ivana - Reviewed by Tijana Social Media / Tinder

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If you are a Tinder power user, you’ve probably subscribed to their paid versions: Tinder Plus, Tinder Gold or Tinder Platinum. If you are subscribed to the Tinder Gold subscription but don’t want to be giving away the $14.99 out of your pocket, you can cancel Tinder Gold.

Keep on reading to find out how to unsubscribe from Tinder Gold.

How to cancel Tinder Gold

Tinder subscription renews automatically if you don’t cancel them manually. Also, deleting your Tinder account or Tinder app won’t cancel your Tinder Gold subscription if you purchased it through the App Store or Google Play Store.

Luckily, unsubscribing from Tinder Gold is really easy. You can do it on iOS and Android, and on Tinder’s website. We’ll go over the separate ways below.

  1. How to cancel Tinder Gold on iOS

To cancel the Tinder Gold subscription on an iOS device, you have to go to your iPhone settings.

  1. Open ‘Settings’ on your iPhone.
  2. Tap on your Apple ID.

Tap on your Apple ID

  1. Then, tap on ‘Subscription’.

Tap on 'Subscriptions'

  1. Tap on the subscription you want to cancel - in this case, Tinder Gold.
  2. Select ‘Cancel Subscription’.

Now you’ve successfully canceled the Tinder subscription on your iPhone.

  1. How to cancel Tinder Gold on Android

There are two options to cancel your Tinder Gold subscription on Android.

If you purchased the Tinder Gold plan through Google Play Store, you need to cancel it from your Google Store account.

  1. Open the Google Play Store app on your device.
  2. Tap on your profile icon in the top-right corner.

Tap on your profile icon

  1. Select ‘Payments & subscriptions’.

Select ‘Payments & subscriptions’

  1. Tap on ‘Subscriptions’.

Tap on ‘Subscriptions'

  1. Select the subscription you want to cancel - in this case, Tinder Gold.
  2. Tap on ‘Cancel subscription’.

However, if you used the direct payment option in the Tinder app, follow the steps below:

  • Open the Tinder app.
  • Tap on your profile picture in the top-left corner.
  • Select ‘Settings’.
  • Scroll down and tap on ‘Manage Payment Account’.
  • Tap on ‘Cancel Subscription’.

Your Tinder Gold subscription has been canceled.

  1. How to cancel Tinder Gold on Tinder.com

If you’ve bought your Tinder Gold subscription on Tinder.com, you have to cancel it through Tinder’s web application:

  1. Go to Tinder.com and sign into your account.
  2. Tap on your profile picture.
  3. Go to ‘Manage Account’.
  4. Here, tap on ‘Cancel Subscription’ or disable ‘Auto-renew’ if you don’t want to immediately cancel your Tinder Gold.

You have canceled your Tinder Gold account.

What happens when you cancel Tinder Gold?

When you cancel your Tinder Gold subscription, it’s not immediately taken away from you. You still have access to Tinder Gold until the date when the subscription runs out.

This is because Tinder doesn’t prorate fees based on cancellation dates. But at the same time, they don’t retroactively refund previous payments.

Also, canceling the Tinder Gold subscription won’t delete your Tinder account. You can still use the free version. If you want to go back to Tinder Gold again, you can renew your subscription at any time.

Can you cancel Tinder Gold at any time?

Yes, you can cancel Tinder Gold at any time.

How do I turn off auto-renewal for Tinder on iPhone?

If you have purchased Tinder Gold through the App Store on your iPhone, you don’t have the option to disable auto-renew as with buying Tinder Gold through Tinder.com.

Instead, you can only cancel your Tinder Gold subscription on your iPhone. Open Settings on your phone, tap on your Apple ID, select ‘Subscription’, tap on ‘Tinder Gold’, and finally select ‘Cancel Subscription’.

Tinder Gold vs. Tinder Plus

If you are not sure what the difference is between the two Tinder subscriptions, Tinder Gold and Tinder Plus, below we’ve explained the features for a clearer understanding.

Tinder Gold has the same features as Tinder Plus, plus several additional ones.

So, both Tinder Plus and Tinder Gold have:

  • Unlimited likes
  • Unlimited rewinds
  • Passport To Any Location
  • Hide Advertisements

Tinder Gold has the following extra features:

  • 5 Super Likes a Week
  • 1 Free Boost a Month
  • ‘See Who Likes You’ feature
  • New Top Picks every day.

Based on the features above, choose which subscriptions best suit your needs. Note: You also have Tinder Platinum which comes with even more benefits.

Explore also what the blue star means on Tinder.

Conclusion

You can cancel your Tinder Gold subscription from iOS, Android, and the Tinder web application. All three methods slightly differ.

Follow the steps above to cancel Tinder Gold, depending on which device you’ve bought it. Keep in mind that when you select ‘Cancel Subscription’, your Tinder Gold subscription is not immediately gone. You still have access to Tinder Gold until the date when the subscription runs out.