We have some good news and some bad news for cord cutters. The bad news is that HBO Max’s prices are going up. The good news is that it isn’t by much. Starting today, the monthly cost of a new HBO Max ad-free subscription will rise from $14.99 to $15.99, plus applicable taxes.
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If you are an existing HBO Max subscriber, you will not notice the price increase until your next billing cycle begins on Saturday, February 11, 2023. According to a press release, the increase in price will allow HBO Max to “invest in providing even more culture-defining programming and improving our customer experience for all users.” At this time, there will be no price increase for the $9.99 with ads subscription tier.
This is the first time HBO Max’s subscription price has been raised since its launch in May 2020.
How to Save Money on HBO Max
The dollar price increase might not be enough to convince you to cancel your HBO Max subscription. However, if you want to save money on your streaming bill, there are a few options. For one thing, you can choose the less expensive ad-supported plan, which costs $9.99 per month.
If you have an AT&T account, you may already have free access to HBO Max as part of your current video, internet, or wireless plan.
What is the price of HBO Max?
The new monthly fee for HBO Max is $15.99. You will have access to everything the site has to offer for that price. There is also a $9.99 subscription tier, but you will have to endure the occasional ad.
HBO films and series, Max Original series and films, DC movies and shows, TCM content, the Adult Swim Collection, Studio Ghibli films, Cartoon Network’s vast catalogue, the Sesame Workshop collection, Looney Tunes, and more can be found on HBO Max. Our Flag Means Death, House of the Dragon, and other titles are regularly added to the platform.
How do you subscribe to HBO Max?
You can sign up for HBO Max separately and access it via HBO’s website, or you can download the app to supported devices via your TV, digital, or mobile provider. A standalone HBO Max subscription costs $9.99 per month for the ad-supported tier. You can access the ad-free version of the service for $15.99 per month.