I can't change the email on my iCloud account on my iPhone because I can't remember the password, and I can't remember one of the security questions. What do I do?

I can't change the email on my iCloud account on my iPhone because I can't remember the password, and I can't remember one of the security questions. What do I do?

Hi karen615,
Welcome to the Apple Support Communities!
If you cannot reset your Apple ID password via security questions, you can reset via email authentication. If you are not receiving the email, it may be necessary to contact Apple Support using the link in the Get help section toward the bottom of the article. 
If you forgot your Apple ID password - Apple Support
Best regards,
Joe

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