Tinder Gold is a premium subscription that unlocks added features like seeing who has already liked you, unlimited likes, 5 daily super likes, 1 monthly boost, and passport location changer. However, you may eventually want to cancel Tinder Gold.
The good news is canceling Tinder Gold is easy once you know the steps for your device platform or payment method. This guide explains how to cancel Tinder Gold across iOS, Android, and directly through Tinder.
How to Cancel Tinder Gold on iPhone
If you subscribed to Tinder Gold on your iPhone through the App Store:
- Open the Settings app on your iPhone.
- Tap on your Apple ID banner at the top of the screen.
- Tap on Subscriptions.
- Under Active Subscriptions, tap on Tinder Gold.
- Tap Cancel Subscription and confirm cancellation.
You will no longer be charged for Tinder Gold when your current subscription period expires.
How to Cancel Tinder Gold on Android
To cancel Tinder Gold on an Android device:
- Open the Google Play Store app.
- Tap the ≡ menu icon in the top left corner.
- Tap Subscriptions.
- Under Active Subscriptions, tap Tinder Gold.
- Tap Cancel subscription and confirm.
This cancels future billing through Google Play. Your Tinder Gold access will continue until the next scheduled payment date.
How to Cancel Tinder Gold Purchased Directly
If you subscribed to Tinder Gold directly through the Tinder app or website:
- Open the Tinder app and tap your profile icon.
- Tap Manage Payment Account.
- Find your Tinder Gold subscription and tap Cancel Subscription.
- Confirm cancellation in the popup.
You’ll have access to Tinder Gold until your next billing date when the subscription expires.
What Happens When You Cancel Tinder Gold?
When you cancel Tinder Gold:
- You’ll retain all features until your subscription expires at next billing.
- At expiration, Tinder Gold switches off and reverts to the free version.
- You lose access to premium features like unlimited likes and passport location changes.
- Your Tinder account and matches remain intact.
- You can restart your subscription at any time if wanted.
So you keep full Tinder Gold access until your renewal date passes. Then premium benefits deactivate but your account stays open.
Getting a Refund on Tinder Gold
Unfortunately, Tinder does not offer subscription refunds when you cancel mid-cycle. However, you may qualify for a refund within 48 hours of initially purchasing if you have not used Tinder Gold features yet. Contact Tinder support for help with new subscriber refunds.
Avoiding Unwanted Tinder Charges
Be sure to cancel Tinder Gold at least 24 hours before your upcoming renewal date to avoid being charged again. You can find your next billing date within your Tinder app subscription management section. Cancel ahead of time to avoid surprise fees.
Reactivating Tinder Gold
If you change your mind later on, you can restart your canceled Tinder Gold subscription:
- Open Tinder and go to your account’s Purchase History.
- Tap Renew next to your Tinder Gold subscription.
- Or tap Get Gold at the top of the upgrades section.
- Current matches and messages remain available when you resubscribe.
Reactivating takes seconds and your account preferences are saved. You get Tinder Gold features back instantly.
Canceling Tinder Gold is quick and straightforward across all major platforms. You retain full access until billing then revert to the free version. Your account stays open so you can restart your subscription anytime. Follow the steps outlined to successfully cancel Tinder Gold.