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What is membership with The Local?
As a Member of The Local, you will get a better, more complete experience. Many of you have told us that you would like more in-depth content and career advice, and the chance to meet like-minded people in European businesses and politics. That’s what The Local's membership programme will give you. 

You will receive unlimited access to all of The Local's websites and articles, including premium in-depth content that is just for members. Non-members are limited to three articles a month.

Membership covers all editions of The Local

How much does membership cost?
You can get your first month of membership for 0.99 EUR, and 4.99 EUR a month thereafter. You can save more by getting annual membership for just 49.99 EUR a year.

How can I cancel my membership?
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How can I update/add/remove my payment details?
Go to  My Account  on The Local, select the Cards tab, and then click on the Add card button to add a card, or the trash can icon to remove. 
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How can I change my password and/or e-mail?
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Who can I contact if I have any issues with my membership?
Go to the Help tab in  My Account  at The Local. 
Select your payment plan and describe the issue.
You will get an email when the issue is solved. Additionally, you can keep track of your inquiries directly in Your Account.
You can always just drop us an email at if you have any questions.

What does membership include?
  • Unlimited access to everything on The Local, including exclusive in-depth articles
  • Regularly updated offers and discounts from our growing list of partners
  • Invitations to news and career events organized by The Local

How can I access my special offers?
Just click on the offer link (you’ll see this when you’re logged in) and you will be redirected to an exclusive page on the partner website just for The Local’s members.

How can I find out about new offers and events?
We will send information about our new offers and events regularly to the e-mail you use for registration.

How can I remove my account?
If you want to remove your account and all historical data related to the account from our system, please send an email to with the subject line ‘Remove Account’.

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