Category: Financial Security

Identity Guard® Review: Pros, Cons, and Plan Details

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Equifax Review: Monitor, Freeze, and Unfreeze Your Credit

Equifax Review: Monitor, Freeze, and Unfreeze Your Credit

How do the Equifax credit freeze and credit monitoring services compare to the competition? Check out prices, plans, and our recommendation.

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2019 Experian IdentityWorks and CreditWorks Review

2019 Experian IdentityWorks and CreditWorks Review

Experian is a major credit bureau offering credit monitoring and identity theft protection. We’ll tell you what you should know about its subscriptions.

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What to Do If Your Identity Is Stolen

What to Do If Your Identity Is Stolen

Imagine finding out that you have several credit cards in your name that you never applied for. Or, that you have a checking account under your name that you never opened. How could this happen? Who is responsible? These questions immediately pop to mind and then you learn that you are a victim of identity theft. The thief could even be somebody you know! Most people automatically assume that a stranger somehow got access to all of their information and messed up their credit. However, half the time, sadly, the thief is not a stranger. Millions of identity theft victims know their thief. Dealing with identity theft can be a nightmare and if the thief is someone you know, it can be especially emotional…

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Credit Sesame Review: Best Budget Credit Monitoring Service

Credit Sesame Review: Best Budget Credit Monitoring Service

Credit Sesame offers a free basic plan and inexpensive paid plans, making it a great choice for credit monitoring on a budget. Check out prices, plans, and the features we like the best. While it doesn’t offer as much coverage as more expensive credit monitoring services, but it’s still a great and inexpensive option with positive customer reviews.

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2019’s Best Credit Monitoring Services

2019’s Best Credit Monitoring Services

We dove deep into the world of credit monitoring to find the best coverage value. Read our review to find out which credit monitoring services made the cut.

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2019’s Best Identity Theft Protection Services

2019’s Best Identity Theft Protection Services

Identity theft can happen to anyone, and that’s why it’s important to have a reliable ID theft protection monitoring service. Read which brands we think are the best.

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Identity Theft Statistics and Facts: Are You at Risk?

Identity Theft Statistics and Facts: Are You at Risk?

Identity theft is an increasing crime in the United States. With everyone sharing information and purchasing products online, it’s easier than ever for criminals to obtain personal information. That’s why it’s important to be proactive and protect yourself as much as possible from becoming a victim of identity theft. We’ve gathered data from sources like the Federal Trade …

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Protect Your Credit: TransUnion Credit Monitoring

Protect Your Credit: TransUnion Credit Monitoring

TransUnion is well known as one of the three major credit bureaus in the United States, but did you know that it also offers credit and identity monitoring? TransUnion’s services provide a combination of industry-standard and unique ways to monitor customers’ credit and protect their information. Although we like the few unique monitoring features TransUnion provides, the company does not meet the standards of our top three best credit monitoring services; read on to find out why…

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After Identity Theft: How to Repair Your Credit

After Identity Theft: How to Repair Your Credit

Identity theft—it’s not going to happen to you, right? Unfortunately, identity theft is on the rise, and a growing number of people are discovering just how seriously it can affect your finances, especially your credit rating. Reporting and repairing the damage seems daunting, but we’re here to guide you through the process. Check your credit report. As soon as you notice any signs that you…

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