- Make sure you have your user name and password handy.
- Go to the following URL - http://edit.yahoo.com/config/delete_user
- Enter your user name and password
- You will be asked again to enter your password. Enter your password and click "Terminate this Account"
Your account will be deactivated and then deleted from Yahoo's user registration database in approximately 90 days. Personal information for users subscribed to Yahoo! Finance Premium Services will be kept by Yahoo! for at least 3 years after the subscription end date.
Yahoo! may allow other users to sign up for and use your ID once it's deleted.
If you have information you don't want to loose make sure you back up all you vital information before completing these steps.