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Monthly Price $9.99 $10.42 $17.99 $14.95 $17.99
Automatic Fraud Alerts Yes  Yes  Yes 
Credit Freezes Yes  Yes 
Free Credit Score Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
Stops Junk Mail & Preapproved Offers Yes  Yes  Yes 
Identity Recovery Assistance Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
Lost Wallet / Purse Assistance Yes  Yes  Yes 
Medical Benefit Protection Yes 
Family Plans Available Yes  Yes 
Spyware Protection Yes  Yes 
$1,000,000 ID Theft Insurance* Yes  Yes 
Final Word Great value for identity theft protection; Most complete ID theft detection service Great combination of credit monitoring and id theft detection Most straightforward recovery guarantee we have seen
Overall Rating 94/100 91/100 88/100 88/100
Our Exclusive Discounts 14 days free
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Identity Theft Service FAQ

  • What is identity theft?

    Identity theft occurs when a thief uses an individual's personal identification information, such as a social security number, an address, and/or credit and debit card numbers without permission with the intent of committing fraud or other crimes...

  • How do identity thieves steal an identity?

    Identity thieves generally begin by misusing individuals' social security numbers, addresses, credit card numbers, and/or other financial and personal information. In order to obtain these types of information from individuals, identity thieves will go to great lengths, such as...

  • What do identity thieves do with a stolen identity?

    Once identity thieves obtain individuals' personal information, they use it fraudulently in a variety of different ways. They may also give out that person's personal information to police during an arrest, and if the identity thieves do not show up to their court date, a warrant for arrest is issued in that person's name...

  • How can you find out if your identity has been stolen?

    The best way for an individual to find out if they have become a victim of identity theft, is by monitoring their financial statements on a monthly basis, and by checking their credit scores on a regular basis. If a credit score is checked regularly, individuals may be able to limit the amount of damage done by identity thieves. For more information, visit the Detect Identity Theft section.

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*Reimbursement will be provided by insurance carrier. Insurance underwritten by National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, Pa. The description herein is a summary only. It does not include all terms, conditions and exclusions of the policies described. Please refer to the actual policies for complete details of coverage and exclusions. Coverage may not be available in all jurisdictions and is subject to actual policy language.

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