Are you looking for how to delete Lyft payment method? Then this is the best post for you. A lot of people use Lyft as their primary transportation method. While it is convenient to have the app on your phone and be able to pay for rides through the app, there may come a time when you need to remove your payment method from the Lyft app.
Lyft allows you to pay for your rides by adding a payment method, this can be a credit card, debit card, or prepaid card. If you are using the smartphone app, you can also add PayPal as your payment method.
If you want to remove your payment method from Lyft for whatever reason, then make sure that the payment method is not your primary payment method or the only payment method. But if you still have one payment method and want to delete that, we have a way out. Continue reading.
How to delete Lyft payment method
- Open your Lyft mobile application.
- Click on the three horizontal bars icon (hamburger icon) located at the top left corner of the app.
- Go to payments
- Now select the card or payment method you want to delete.
- Under the card, you will see Delete, click on it.
- You will receive a prompt to confirm your action, tap on the Delete button again.
If you didn’t see the Delete option, then it means the card is your primary payment method. You can only delete that specific card by adding a new card and setting the new card as your primary payment method. Now let us look at how you can add a new card to lyft.
How to add a new payment method to Lyft
- Open the Lyft app.
- Tap on the Menu icon, located at the top right corner of the app.
- From the list of menus, select Payment.
- Tap on Add Credit or Debit Card.
- Enter your card details and tap on Save.
If you do not want to add a new card but insist on deleting the primary payment method, then the best way is to delete your Lyft account and create a new account with the same email address and detail. In this case, you will lose all ridden history. Click here to see a guide on how to delete your lyft account.
Now we know this article has given you all you need to delete your payment method from the Lyft account. From the above, you realized that you can not delete the default payment method, to do so, you need to delete your Lyft account and register again with the same email.