Long gone are the days when you only used your Apple ID to purchase apps or soundtracks from App Store or iTunes. You now can use your Apple ID as a credit card to make many other purchases via apps on your iPhone. However, if you have been using the Apple devices since the day one, you’ll already be aware that each Apple ID can assign for a credit card to make purchases in iTunes and App Store, so updating your credit card is pretty important if you want to make sure everything runs smoothly every time you make your purchases.
In this article, we will walk you through steps to update your billing information on your iPhone or iPad and how to change your iTunes billing info on your Mac or Windows PC. Here we go
- How to update your payment information you have already set up with your Apple ID
Step one: The first thing you need to do is to launch the Settings app from your home screen. While you are in the Settings page, scroll down to iTunes & App Stores and tap on it to proceed.
Step two: Next up, you will see the Apple ID at the top of the screen and all you have to do is to tap on it to bring up a prompt where you are supposed to tap on View Apple ID
Step three: In the next prompt, you will be asked to enter your Apple ID password. Once you are done, tap Ok to proceed.
Step four: Once you have successfully signed in, you are supposed to select the Payment Information under the Apple ID section.
Step five: In the Accounts Settings page, you will see all your current billing information and you now can enter your billing information for your new credit card . Make sure that you enter correctly your billing information because all your purchases will be charged to that credit card. You can change your card number, security code and expiration date for your new credit card you want to use for any further purchases.
Step six: Once you are satisfied with all your new billing information, all you need to do is to tap on the Done button in blue and you will get an email that aims to confirm the changes.
Once you are done, exit the Settings app and try making a purchase from iTunes and App Store.
- How to change your Apple ID credit card info on your computer
You can easily update your iTunes billing information on your computer by visiting Apple’s official website. To do that, you can follow the below-mentioned steps
Step one: Open your web browser and point it to the following URL AppleID.Apple.com.
Step two: Next up, you are supposed to sign in using your Apple ID email and password
Step three: After that, you will be taken to a new page that contains all of your Apple ID account info. Once you are in, all you have to do is to locate Payment & Shipping and then click Edit Payment Information.
Step four: In the extended page, fill in the billing information for your new credit card you want to use for further purchases.
Step six: Once you are done, click Save button
That’s it! These are our step-by-step instructions for changing your Apple ID credit card used for iTunes. From now on, you can make purchases using your new billing information.
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