How to Add, Change or Delete Payment Method from PlayStation 4

To make your purchases convenient, PlayStation 4 stores your payment method, so that your subscriptions renew automatically or you can make further purchases easily and quickly. The information you had used to buy any game or subscription will be saved to your PlayStation 4 console. However, there are some other methods of payment, such as PayPal account and pre-loaded gift cards. After adding a card information, many users want to change or remove it for some reasons. If you also want to add a new payment method to change or remove the existing one, then it’s simple. You need to access your PlayStation account in your console or through PlayStation website. Here is how to add, change, or delete payment method from PlayStation 4.

How to Add, Change or Delete Payment Method from PlayStation

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Note: The instructions in the article apply to PS4 console only. You can also open your account on PlayStation website to add, change or delete payment method through a computer.

How to add a payment method on your PS4

In PlayStation, you have two methods of payment that you can use a card or a PayPal account. Here is how can you add any of these methods to your PlayStation account.

  1. Start your PS4.
  2. Open ‘Settings’ from your home screen.
  3. Then go to ‘Account management.’
  4. Select ‘Account Information.’
  5. From the Account Information screen, select ‘Wallet.’
  6. Now, select ‘Payment Methods.’
  7. Select ‘Add a Credit or Debit card’ or ‘Add a PayPal Account.’ Choose the payment mode you want to add to your PlayStation wallet.
  8. Enter your card, or PayPal account details depend on the option you’ve chosen to add.
  9. Now, follow the screen prompts to finish adding your payment method.

How to change or delete a payment method from your PS4

Along with removing the payment method, PlayStation 4 also allows the users to edit their already added information. Because of privacy issues, many users remove their payment method from their account. If you’ve had any fear, then you can withdraw your payment information. Doing so is simple as well as PlayStation doesn’t ask many questions to you. Here is how.

  1. Start your PS4.
  2. Open ‘Settings’ from your home screen.
  3. Then go to ‘Account management.’
  4. Select ‘Account Information.’
  5. From the Account Information screen, select ‘Wallet.’
  6. Now, select ‘Payment Methods.’
  7. Provide your password, if required. You’ll now see all the payment methods linked to your account.
  8. Pick the payment option whose information you want to edit or remove.
  9. Choose ‘Edit Card Info’ option to change anything in the information. Or, choose ‘Delete’ to remove the card information.
  10. Now, follow the screen prompts to finish changing or removing your payment method.

How to add a default payment method for your PlayStation wallet

If you’ve multiple payment methods added to your PlayStation account, then you may want to change or select a default payment option. Here is how.

  1. Start your PS4.
  2. Open ‘Settings’ from your home screen.
  3. Then go to ‘Account management.’
  4. Select ‘Account Information.’
  5. From the Account Information screen, select ‘Wallet.’
  6. Now, select ‘Payment Methods.’
  7. Provide your password, if required. You’ll now see all the payment methods linked to your account.
  8. Pick the Card or PayPal account you want to set as a default payment method for your PlayStation wallet.
  9. And, follow the screen prompts to finish setting as default.

Now, whenever you purchase anything from your PlayStation account, your default card or PayPal account will be charged.

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