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Thankfully, I found out that the state of Illinois made such business practices illegal. What does that mean for you? It means that there's a way to cancel online
- Log into https://live.xbox.com
- Go to My Account
- On the left side of the page, there is the Payment & Billing column
- Click on Update Billing Account Information
- Change your address to somewhere in IL- I used Chicago. Use google maps to help.
- Back on the My Account page, there should now be a link under the "Automatic Renewal"
- Click, and change to "Off"
- You should get a confirmation email
- Rejoice and share this article with other pissed off XBL users.