You can upgrade or downgrade your personal account's billing plan at any time.

Upgrading your personal account from free to paid with a credit card

Free accounts are great for open source projects, but if you need private repositories for private projects, you can upgrade to a paid account.

Upgrading your personal account from free to paid with PayPal

We accept payments from PayPal to bill for plans that use private repositories.

Redeeming a coupon for your personal account

With a coupon code, you can apply a discounted (or free!) private plan to your account.

Switching between monthly and yearly billing for your personal account

Choose to pay for your personal account on a monthly or yearly billing cycle, depending on your needs.

Downgrading a user account to free

If you wish to stop your recurring payments and downgrade to free, you can do so at any time.

Unlocking a locked personal account

Private repositories on your account are locked when you downgrade your paid account to a free one, or if your paid account is seriously past due because of billing problems.

Purchasing additional storage and bandwidth for a personal account

Purchasing additional data packs increases your monthly bandwidth quota and total storage capacity for your personal account. For more information on Git LFS, see "Versioning large files."

Downgrading storage and bandwidth for a personal account

You can downgrade your personal account's storage and bandwidth for Git LFS by increments of 50 GB/month in bandwidth and storage.