Comcast, formerly known as Comcast Holdings, is an American mass media, broadcasting and telecommunications company. Founded by Ralph J. Roberts, Daniel Aaron and Julian A. Brodsky in 1963, it stands tall as the largest broadcasting and cable company in the world by revenue. Comcast’s product and services include cable television, broadband internet, VoIP phone, television broadcasting, sports franchising, motion pictures, radio broadcasting, etc. Headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Comcast has spread its services worldwide and is one of the largest media company in the world.
With a high user base and wide range of services, having an online payment system was undeniable. So, Comcast introduced Comcast Xfinity. It is an online account – accessed at comcast.com – for Comcast users where they can manage their Comcast services. But most importantly, you can pay your bill online.
Here is a step-by-step guide to help you make online payment for the Comcast services through Comcast Xfinity.
Visit comcast.com. In the top grey bar, in the right corner, you will see Customers. Take your cursor to the spot and in the drop-down click on My Account.
You will be directed to a login page. If you have an account already, you can fill your user ID and password to continue.
Creating an Account at comcast.com
The login page will look like the webpage below. It has a login fields in a rectangular box in the right. Of course, you cannot proceed without a username or a registered email address. At the bottom, click on the link which says Create a Username.
You will be taken to a new page. You will see that the registration is a two step process. First, involves entering your account information and the second requires creating a username and password.
Your information may include either your Comcast account number or your Social Security Number (SSN). In case you choose to enter Comcast account number, you will have to also fill one more text box with either your street address or your phone number. On the other hand, if you choose to register with your Social Security Number, you must enter your date of birth and phone number. (See the pic below)
Click the blue button titled Next to continue. Comcast then verifies whether the information you have entered is correct and directs you to create a username. Create your username and password, and then you can access your account through login page.
Apart from paying your monthly online bills, you can do a lot of other things with your Comcast Xfinity account at comcast.com.
You can schedule your payments online; that is, the payment will be made automatically on a particular date of the month, and you won’t have to retain the due date in your mind. You can also manage Comcast alerts and troubleshoot your service. If you are concerned about your kids’ online interests, you can also control what your children should watch online.