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How to delete your Washington Post account

About The Washington Post

The Washington Post is one of the largest daily newspapers in the United States. It was founded in 1877 by Stilson Hutchins. The newspaper is published daily and is in broadsheet formatting. The owner of the newspaper is Nash Holdings. Nash Holdings is a holding company established by Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos. Before the purchasing of the newspaper by Nash Holdings, the newspaper was owned by Graham Family Holdings. The Washington Post currently has almost 800 journalists writing for them. The Publisher is Fred Ryan. The Editor is Martin Baron. The Managing Editors are Emilio Garcia-Ruiz, Cameron Barr, and Tracy Grant. The newspaper’s headquarters are located on K. Street in Washington, D.C. There are over 500,000 daily subscribers and almost 1 million Sunday subscribers. The Washington Post has won 47 Pulitzer Prizes, 18 Nieman Fellowships, and 368 White House News Photographers Association awards. The slogan for the newspaper is “Democracy Dies in Darkness” began appearing on the masthead in 2017.

The Washington Post features local news, national news, and world news. The newspaper also has an array of other topics, including politics, opinions, sports, business, technology, lifestyle, entertainment, and weather. On The Washington Post’s website, there are Classifieds, Obituaries, video content, newsletters, alerts, and podcasts. There are also blog topics on the website.

Print subscriptions are available for District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. Pricing varies depending on location and the days of the week that you would like the paper to be delivered. The Basic Digital subscription includes unlimited access to on any device and unlimited access to The Washington Post apps. It is $10 every 4-week or $100 per year. The Premium Digital includes the same as the Basic Digital plus a bonus digital subscription to share with a family member or a friend. It is $15 every 4-weeks or $150 per year. You can try either the digital plan for only $1 for the first 4 weeks. Gift subscriptions, enterprise solutions, and academic subscriptions are also available.

To cancel The Washington Post, follow the cancellation instructions that are listed on this page.

Some Account Information You Might Need

We’ve found that the following information might be needed when you use the below methods to cancel.
First Name
Last Name
Address 1
Address 2
ZIP/Postal Code
Country (if outside USA)
Last 4 digits of Credit Card being charged
Washington Post Subscription Type
E-mail Address on account

How to Cancel The Washington Post by Phone (Live Agent)

Step 1. Contact the business at 1-800-477-4679
Step 2. Advise the representative that you want to cancel your account
Step 3. Provide the agent with your account info
Step 4. Ask the representative if you will be charged again
Step 5. Request that you be refunded
Step 6. Ask for a verbal confirmation code or email as proof of your cancellation
Step 7. Retain the confirmation information you’re given

How to Cancel The Washington Post by Login

Step 1. Navigate your internet browser to
Step 2. Click on “Sign In” in the top right corner of the page
Step 3. You’ll need to login with email address and password
Step 4. Click on “My Account”
Step 5. By scrolling down, find the option that says “cancel”
Step 6. Click on the option that says “cancel”
Step 7. Retain the confirmation information you’re given