Hulu billing and account settings
Hulu billing and account settings
Creating an account on allows you to have control of your viewing experience. You can track your favorite shows, update settings, and manage your Hulu email notifications.

We offer a variety of privacy and viewing settings, enabling you to view content how you'd like. To access these settings, you'll need to log in to your account. Once you do, hover over your name at the top right-hand corner and click on Account


If you would like to delete your free Hulu account please see this article; if you would like to cancel your Hulu subscription, please see this one 


Account settings 

Update Personal Info

Located under the Personal Information section, select Update Personal Info to adjust your name, birth date and gender. If you're connected through Facebook, visit Facebook directly to adjust these settings. 


Change Email 

Located under the Personal Information section, select Change to adjust your email address. For security purposes, you will be asked to confirm your Hulu password. If you're connected through Facebook, visit Facebook directly to adjust this setting. 


Change Password

Located under the Personal Information section, select Change to update your Hulu password. If you're connected through Facebook, visit Facebook directly to adjust this setting. 


Device Management

To manage your activated Hulu devices, select Manage Devices under Watch Hulu on Your Devices Here you can see which devices are activated on your account and when they were activated, as well as remove any unwanted ones. Enter the Device Activation Code from your device's screen to log in to your Hulu account. To learn more about site and device login sessions, please visit here


Manage Email Notifications

This option under Privacy and Settings lets you choose events that you would like Hulu to alert you about via email:

  • Receive occasional email updates on the latest Hulu news and features

  • Receive a "watch guide" featuring recommended shows, trending now clips, new episodes, and more

  • Receive email notification when your credit card is charged


Personalize Ad Experience

Here, you can adjust Hulu's advertising settings to personalize the commercials that you see by changing your answers to any of the Ad Tailor questions you've answered previously, or by answering more questions to help us better tailor your advertising experience to your interests. Once you have finished adjusting any of these settings, be sure to select Save Changes.


Protect Your Account

Found under the Privacy and Settings section, here you can terminate all web login sessions on Hulu. To learn more about site and device login sessions, please visit here



Creating individual profiles enable you to keep track of all of your favorite shows and movies regardless of what other viewers in your household watch. Each profile created within the same Hulu account will have its own personalized Watchlist, recommendations and viewing history, allowing everyone to get the most out of their Hulu experience.

You can also create profiles for your kids, where they can go to watch kid-friendly content without worrying about mature shows or movies being recommended to them.

To learn more about profiles, please visit here.


Billing and subscription settings 

Manage Add-ons

Select Manage under Add-ons to choose or remove SHOWTIME® or No Commercials from your account. For more information about SHOWTIME, please visit here. To know more about No Commercials, visit this article.


Put Subscription on Hold

With this option, you can pause your Hulu subscription for up to 12 weeks. Click Hold under the Hold your Subscription section. For more information about placing your subscription on hold, please visit here


Cancel Subscription

To end your Hulu subscription, click Cancel under the Cancel Your Subscription section. If you cancel your Hulu subscription during a free trial, your subscription will end immediately. By cancelling your paid subscription, you will continue having access to Hulu for the remainder of your current billing cycle, but will not be charged again. For more information about cancelling Hulu, please visit here


Update Payment Information

Click Update under Payment Information to adjust your Hulu billing source. Here you can update your card number, security code, expiration date, billing name, or pay through PayPal. For more information about updating your payment information, please visit here


Gift Subscription Redemption 

To redeem a Hulu gift subscription from your Account page, enter the gift code in the designated box and click the Redeem button. You can also purchase a Hulu gift subscription by selecting the link under the gift redemption box. 


Hulu Referrals

Refer your friends to Hulu by email, Facebook, Twitter or sharable link. For more information about Hulu subscription referrals, please visit here

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