Meghan Lane

Netflix Allegedly Cracking Down On Password Sharing

Entertainment Industry Workers Vote To Strike, Threatening Hollywood Productions
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – OCTOBER 07: The Netflix logo is displayed at Netflix’s Los Angeles headquarters (TOP) on October 07, 2021 in Los Angeles, California. The IATSE union which represents Hollywood’s film and television production crews voted to authorize a strike, calling for better working conditions and higher pay amid a surge in streaming demand. Negotiations are ongoing but a strike may be imminent. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

I guess this was inevitable, Netflix is apparently cracking down on password sharing. According to the Hollywood Reporter they started rolling out a new rule which quote, “requires that all account users must be in the same household and live in the same location as the primary account holder.” So, if you’re like me and live outside of your parents house and are still on their account, you’ll be able to stay on for $7.99 per month. Read more here