With Spotify, users can have a much more enjoyable listening experience. There is no need to download MP3 files to their devices anymore. But for an uninterrupted listening session, you must be a Spotify Premium subscriber to access certain privileges and benefits. In this article, we will guide you through how to pay Spotify using GCash.
Of course, you can still listen on Spotify for free. But the trade-off is that you will be disturbed with ads. Moreover, you can only listen to music on shuffle mode and you can’t download song to listen to them offline.
With a Spotify Premium plan, you can enjoy these benefits:
- No ads.
- Unlimited skips.
- Play any song you want.
- Online and offline listening instead of online streaming only of the free plan.
- High audio quality instead of basic audio quality of the free plan.
You can pay for your Spotify Premium plan in several ways. You can charge it to your phone bill, pay with credit card or use a virtual wallet like GCash. You don’t need to have a GCash American Express virtual card or a GCash MasterCard as you can pay for Sportify straight from your virtual wallet.
How to pay Spotify Premium using GCash
The first thing you need to do is to make sure that you have enough money in your GCash wallet to subscribe to Spotify Premium plan. While you can pay for daily or weekly usage at P15 per day, the most affordable plan is the monthly plan that costs P129.
So here is how to for Spotify using GCash.
Step 1: Open the Spotify app, scroll to the bottom and tap on the Premium tab.
Step 2: Choose a suitable plan among these plans
- Premium Individual: For one user and costs P129 a month.
- Premium Prepaid: Starts at P15 a day.
- Premium Family: This plan is for up to 6 family members that live at the same address. The price of this plan is P194 a month.
- Premium Duo: This plan is for two people who live at the same address. The price of this plan is P169 a month.
Step 3: You will see a list of payment options. Choose Pay with GCash and PayMaya.
Step 4: Tap GCash.
Step 5: Check your payment details. You will have one free month using Spotify Premium if you are a new user or haven’t subscribed to any paid plans before.
Step 6: Tap on Start My Spotify Premium.
Step 7: Enter your GCash-registered phone number and tap Next.
Step 8: Enter the 6-digit authentication code that you receive and tap Next.
Step 9: Enter you 4-digit MPIN before pressing Next.
Step 10: The app will ask you to authorize Spotify to charge your wallet by ticking the boxand click Authorize.
Step 11: Enter the 6-digit authentication code sent to your registered mobile number. Tap Next.
If you are asked to authorize Spotify again, tap Authorize.
You will receive a message informing you that the process is completed. You can cancel your subscription anytime you want. Just remember to do it before Spotify charge you for the next month.
If you don’t have a GCash account, check out our guide on how to register for GCash.
How to cancel your Spotify subscription
Step 1: Open the Spotify account page.
Step 2: Click Change Plan.
Step 3: Scroll down until you see the Spotify Free plan. Click Cancel Premium.
After your Spotify Premium plan is canceled, you can continue to use premium features until your subscription period ends.
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