Identity Theft Protection Companies

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Comparison Chart of Identity Theft Protection Services

Identity Protection Services   TrustedID Identity Guard Logo ProtectMyID
Credit Reports Yes- 3 credit bureausUltimate Only Yes- 3 credit bureaus Yes- 3 credit bureaus – Total Protection and Platinum Service Yes- 1 credit report from Experian
Credit Score YesUltimate Only Yes Yes – Total Protection and Platinum Protection
Savings and Checking Account Alerts Yes- Lifelock Ultimate® Service  No  No  No
Credit Alerts* Yes Yes Yes – Total Protection and Platinum Service
Fraud Detection Yes Yes Yes Yes
$1,000,000 Service Guarantee Yes Yes Yes Yes
Credit Inquiry Alerts Yes- LifeLock Ultimate® Service Yes Yes Yes
Black Market Website Surveillance Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lost Wallet Service Yes Yes Yes Yes
Payday Loans Monitoring Yes  No  No  No
Court Monitoring and Public Records Yes- LifeLock Ultimate® Service  No Yes- Total Protection and Platinum Service  No

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‡The benefits under the Service Guarantee are provided under a Master Insurance Policy underwritten by State National Insurance Company. Under the Service Guarantee, LifLlock will spend up to $1 million to hire experts to help your recovery. As this is only a summary, please see the actual policy for applicable terms and restrictions at

No one can prevent all identity theft.