Netflix crackdown on account sharing hits US with $eight payment for every further person

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Netflix is now telling US clients to cease sharing accounts with individuals outdoors their households or pay $7.99 a month for every further member. “Your Netflix account is for you and the individuals you reside with—your family,” Netflix says in an electronic mail focused at clients whose accounts are being utilized in a number of places.

The e-mail supplies two choices: switch the additional particular person’s profile to a brand new membership that they’ll pay for individually, or spend $7.99 a month further to “share your Netflix account with somebody who does not reside with you.”

“Beginning right this moment, we will likely be sending this electronic mail to members who’re sharing Netflix outdoors their family in america,” Netflix introduced.

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