Yahoo Mail was again hit with another massive data breach. This is the second time when yahoo is facing this kind of issues. Yahoo mail failed to secure the data of their user in their accounts. Millions of accounts are affected by this massive data breach. After this incidence, people find unsafe to keep their personal information on the Yahoo mail accounts. So, they are quitting using Yahoo services and shifting to other service providers. If you are also affected by the data breach and thinking of terminating your Yahoo account. Then, here we are providing you with the complete information to permanently delete the Yahoo mail account or can also take help from the Yahoo experts in deleting your Yahoo account.
Before terminating your Yahoo account, you need to check the following:
- Disable account key before deleting Yahoo email account.
- Remove all child accounts linked to your Yahoo before terminating the main parent account.
- If you’ve forgotten the password of your Yahoo account, then recover it using Sign-in Helper.
- Once the Yahoo account is deleted, then you cannot able to access any other services or products provided by the Yahoo
- Before deleting Yahoo mail account, you need to save the important information. Once the account is deleted, then you can't recover any information or can’t access to Yahoo account.
To close the account, you just need to go through these steps:
- Log into the Yahoo Account you want to remove.
- You need to go to the "Terminating your Yahoo account" page.
- You need to read the information on terminating your Yahoo account.
- Verify your password.
- Enter the CAPTCHA code, and then press the ‘Terminate this Account’.
- Remember that you can reactivate your Yahoo account within 90 days if you want because it takes 90 days to delete all your data from the Yahoo server.
By performing these above-mentioned steps, you can easily delete your Yahoo mail account. If you face any issues while executing these steps or any other problem such as sign in problem, then you can take support from the Yahoo experts by visiting their Helpdesk page or can also make a connection via phone through Yahoo technical support number 1-844-773-9313 (USA, CANADA) available on the web.