Magazine FAQ

What types of magazines subscriptions are there?

We have 2 subscription packages: 6 months or 1 year. You can view the details of the magazine packages here.


Are these digital or print magazines?

The Ancient Origins Magazine is exclusively digital for now, which means you read it easily from any device – computer, tablet, phone. A high-quality print version of the magazine will be on offer soon.


How do I become a member?

- Click on 'Register' in the top menu

- Choose 'Create New Account', complete your details and enter the 'Captcha code'. Your account will be instantly created and you will automatically be logged in.

- Click on 'Account' in the top menu

- Select 'Subscription'

- Choose your subscription plan and click 'Sign up' in the appropriate box

- Enter your payment information

- Click 'Return to Ancient Origins Magazine'. You now have access to all the member material.


Can I get a subscription with an Ancient Origins Gift Card?

Yes! You can purchase an AO Gift card for yourself or someone else and they can be used to purchase a Premium membership or magazine subscription. Get a gift card here.


How do I log in?

Click on 'Login' in the top menu. Enter your username and password. 

If you have forgotten your password, select 'Request new password'.

If you continue to experience difficulties logging in, please contact us


How do I update my personal details?

Login, go to 'Account' and then 'Edit'. On this page you can update your profile, add or remove an image, change your password, and adjust your settings.

If you wish to change your billing information, go to 'Account', then 'Subscription' and select 'Update Billing Information'.  


I forgot my password, what do I do?

Just go to the login page from the top menu options and select 'Request new password'. Enter your username or email address and you will receive an email with instructions on how to reset your password.


How do I renew my membership?

Unless you cancel before the renewal date, your membership will be renewed automatically. You can check your renewal date by going to your 'Account' and selecting 'Subscription', then 'Cancel'.


How do I cancel my membership?

Go to your 'Account', select 'Subscription' and then 'Cancel'. This will prevent your subscription from renewing. However, you will continue to have access to the member material until the last day of the term you paid for. 


Can I cancel my membership and receive a refund or a partial refund?

Membership is non-refundable due to the immediate availability of free downloads, discount codes and other benefits for members. 


How do I get a receipt for my tax return?

Login, go to 'Account' then 'Subscription' and select 'Invoices'. Click on the orange invoice number on the left to view your payment receipt.


My membership has expired, how can I join up again?

Login with your usual username and password and go to 'Account' and then 'Subscription'.  Choose a subscription plan and click 'Sign up' in the appropriate box. 


Is my membership transferable to another individual?

No, membership is non-transferable. 


Anything else?

If there's something we've missed or you have a question you don't see answered here, please contact us. We are always happy to help!