1. iMore Question's Avatar
    When an app posts a price, how do I know if that's monthly or yearly or just a one-time charge? There's a price listed in the blue square to the right before I purchase the app. But the app does not tell me: Is this a one time fee, is it monthly? Is it yearly? How do I know what I will be charged and how often?
    05-12-2014 01:34 AM
  2. Highrisedrifter's Avatar
    Hi and welcome to iMore.

    The price in the App store is a one time payment. It's not yearly or monthly.

    Have you found an instance of an app that shows otherwise?
    05-12-2014 06:56 AM
  3. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    Welcome! As Highrisedrifter said, the price you see in the blue outlined rectangle is a one time payment. Some apps offer services that do require a monthly or yearly fee. You will see that in the app's write up. Spotify Premium, for example, is $9.99 USD per month. There are also optional in-app purchases in some apps for more features and app options. But those are not required. Hope this answers your question.

    Sent from from my iPhone 5
    05-12-2014 07:20 AM
  4. kataran's Avatar
    To add once you pay the cost of the app and download it. The app no longer has access to charge you without your permission
    05-12-2014 08:00 AM

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