Dear Valued Subscriber,

Our new and improved login system has arrived, here’s what you need to know:

  • As of today, a new login system replaced our old login system. With this enhancement, you’ll automatically be logged out of your account and will need to log in to the new system.
  • With our new login system, in addition to your regular username and password, you’ll now have the option to login using your Google, Facebook, or Apple account.
  • If you do not wish to log in using a social account, your current username and password will work to get you logged back in.

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If you choose to log in using a social account you’ll need to link your subscription with your social login. Linking your account is easy! Start by choosing your preferred social account. Then, you will use either your subscription account number, house number or your zip code and phone number to verify your subscription.

NOTE: If you do not link your subscription after logging in with a new social account, you may be blocked from reading until you do so. You’ll be prompted to do this with a reminder at the top of your screen while reading on our site:

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact our Customer Relations team at 1-800-870-6397
if you are a Mercury News or East Bay Times subscriber or 1-800-492-6845
if you are a Marin Independent Journal subscriber.

Thank you for your continued readership, it’s our honor and privilege to serve you.

The Mercury News