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AWS Billing and Cost Management
User Guide (Version 2.0)

Managing an AWS Account

Use the My Account pages of the Billing and Cost Management console to perform the following tasks:

To edit your AWS user name, password, or email address

You can change the name, password, and email address associated with your AWS account.

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the Billing and Cost Management console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/billing/home#/.

  2. On the navigation bar, choose your account name, and then choose My Account.

  3. On the Account Settings page, next to Account Settings, choose Edit.

  4. Next to the field that you want to update, choose Edit.

  5. After you have entered your changes, choose Save changes.

  6. After you have made your changes, choose Done.

To edit your contact information

You can change the contact information associated with your AWS account, including your mailing address, telephone number, and website address.

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the Billing and Cost Management console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/billing/home#/.

  2. On the navigation bar, choose your account name, and then choose My Account.

  3. Under Contact Information, choose Edit.

  4. For the fields that you want to change, type your updated information, and then choose Update.

Note

You can choose to add an email address for billing in the Alternate Contacts section to have AWS send a copy of billing-related emails to that email address. For example, AWS sends your Billing contact address a copy of your monthly bill.

To change the local currency associated with your account

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the Billing and Cost Management console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/billing/home#/.

  2. On the navigation bar, choose your account name, and then choose My Account.

  3. Scroll down to the Payment Currency Preference section. Next to Payment Currency Preference, choose Edit.

  4. For Select Payment Currency, select the currency that you want to pay your bill in, and then choose Update.

To add, update, or remove alternate contacts

You can add alternate contacts to your account. Alternate contacts enable AWS to contact another person about issues with your account, even if you are unavailable.

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the Billing and Cost Management console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/billing/home#/.

  2. On the navigation bar, choose your account name, and then choose My Account.

  3. Scroll down to the Alternate Contacts section, and then choose Edit.

  4. For the fields that you want to change, type your updated information and then choose Update.