How To Delete Old NerdWallet Account

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How You Can Delete Your Old NerdWallet Account

If you have an online account that you no longer use, it is advisable to delete it for security reasons. Doing this will mean that your personal information will not be live on the platform and it will also not be searchable online. Furthermore, deleting the account will reduce the chances of your personal data being accessed by hackers.

If your NerdWallet account has been dormant for a while, the thought of deleting the account may have crossed your mind. But this is not as easy as you would think as the service providers make deleting accounts deliberately hard. With , however, you will be able to delete your old NerdWallet account easily.

Why You Would Want to Delete Your Old NerdWallet Account

You should consider if you have any of the following reasons.

  • You are no longer interested in the services provided.
  • You want to protect yourself from security breaches.
  • You are avoiding filling your inbox with unwanted emails.

How to Delete a NerdWallet Account by Yourself

While you cannot delete your NerdWallet account using the NerdWallet app, you can do this using a web or mobile browser. If you want to permanently close your account, follow the following steps:

  1. Use this link to log in to your NerdWallet account.
  2. Head to the Settings section of your account using this link.
  3. At the bottom of the page, you will see a red link that reads, 'Close My Account'.
  4. Select 'Close My Account,' then click on 'Yes, remove account'.

If you face any challenges and you would like to get additional help, you can email support for further assistance.

Things to Keep in Mind When Closing Your Account

If you email support requesting them to close your account, please remember to contact them using the same email that you used to open the account.

Upon closing your account, you will automatically be unsubscribed from all emails.

Challenges You May Encounter When Deleting Your NerdWallet Account

As mentioned prior, deleting your old NerdWallet account can be a very frustrating experience. The following are some of the issues you may come across:

  • You may have forgotten your login credentials.
  • You may have to deal with unresponsive customer care representatives.
  • It may be challenging if you are trying to delete a deceased person's account.

Next Steps to Deleting Your Old NerdWallet Account If You Can't Do It Yourself

It is not easy to delete an old NerdWallet account by yourself. You will be frustrated, especially if the service provider does not provide you with clear instructions on how to do so. However, DoNotPay is your best alternative to getting your account deleted alongside any associated personal information.

How to Use DoNotPay to Delete Your Old NerdWallet Account

If you want to delete old accounts but don't know where to start, DoNotPay has you covered in 7 easy steps:

  1. Go to Delete Old Accounts product on DoNotPay.

  2. Select the type of account you are trying to delete, such as email, streaming service, social media, gaming, eCommerce, and more.

  3. Tell us more about your account, including usernames and associated emails / phone numbers.

  4. Help us verify your account ownership by entering the date you first created the account, when you last logged in, any payment methods saved under the account, etc.

  5. Upload photographic evidence if you have any that can help prove your account ownership.

  6. Enter any last known or previously used passwords.

  7. Enter your contact information and submit the task!

DoNotPay can contact the service provider for you and demand for your account to be deleted based on the rights you're entitled to under consumer data privacy laws. We have years of experience handling customer service issues, and helping resolve problems with online accounts is no exception.

We'll ask you a few questions regarding your account and collect information to help verify your account ownership. Once your case is ready to go, we'll submit a demand letter to the service provider on your behalf, verifying your account ownership and requesting for your account to be deleted.

Reasons to Use DoNotPay to Delete Your Old NerdWallet Account

DoNotPay is the most trusted platform to help you delete your old accounts. DoNotPay is:

  • Fast – You will not have to wait in line to talk to unresponsive customer care agents.
  • Easy to use – All you have to do is provide us with the required information and we will do the rest for you.
  • Successful – You can rest assured, knowing that we will make the best case for you.

Other Accounts That DoNotPay Can Help You Delete

In addition to helping you delete your old NerdWallet account, DoNotPay can also help you:


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