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Veromi

When you purchase a background check report, it’s important that it’s both affordable and accurate. Unfortunately, Veromi wasn’t exceptional in either area, so we find it hard to re

Spokeo

Spokeo can help you find a person’s social media accounts, but its background checks are otherwise lacking. The information it gave us tended to be less current than the info on other services&r

TruthFinder

TruthFinder gave us accurate information on our background checks, but it was more inconsistent than some of the other services we reviewed. Like with Instant Checkmate, you need to sign up for a subs

Verispy

Verispy has the dubious distinction of being the least accurate people search we reviewed. The data we received from its report was incorrect and often out-of-date by at least ten years. Although the

Best Identity Theft Protection Services

Identity theft goes beyond credit card fraud. It can impact your financial well-being and your reputation. We've reviewed some of the best services dedicated to helping you protect your identity.

Best Background Check Services

A background check is useful for learning about potential roommates or blind dates. We tested each of these services for accuracy, search quality and ease of use.

Best People Search Services

People search services help you find old friends or learn more about acquaintances. Take a look at our list of the top-ranked people search services.

BeenVerified

BeenVerified is one of the better people search options we reviewed. It gives you accurate results, and has multiple ways to search for your targets. Like Instant Checkmate and TruthFinder it doesn&rs

TruthFinder

TruthFinder is one of the more accurate people search services we looked at, faring better in our tests than BeenVerified and US Search. It’s about average in terms of the price, as it doesn&rsq

IDFreeze by myFICO

 IDFreeze is the identity theft protection service from myFICO. myFICO's primary service is monitoring and fixing credit scores, so it doesn't have as many features and services as other ID theft

Verispy

When you purchase a background check, it’s important that the results are accurate. Versipy not only didn’t deliver accurate results, but the little information it provided was out of date

Instant Checkmate

A people search service is only as good as the information it provides and Instant Checkmate had the most accurate information of all the services we reviewed. To test these services, we purchased rep

PrivacyGuard

PrivacyGuard is similar to most of the other identity theft protection services on our lineup. This service monitors your personal and financial information, sends you and the credit reporting bureaus

Instant Checkmate

When choosing a background check service, the accuracy of the information and the amount of data included are among the most important considerations. Instant Checkmate had the most thorough and curre

BeenVerified

Running a background check is a good way to find information about someone’s work history, and BeenVerified is the best service to use to find that information. It provides quality information i

Identity Fraud

Identity Fraud identity theft protection service provides comprehensive monitoring of financial and personal information in a wide variety of venues in order to make sure your identity is safe from th

Spokeo

Spokeo is a people search service that focuses on finding social media profiles. We found sparse information that wasn’t particularly enlightening. It’s one of the more affordable services

IdentityForce

Editor's note: IdentityForce has notified us of new services available. These include social media monitoring and Family Plan pricing for 2 adults and unlimited kids. (UltraSecure Family Plan for $24.

PeopleFinders

If price is one of your main concerns, PeopleFinders offers low costs for people search reports with the most accurate information. Other services may have lower prices, but paying for incorrect infor

US Search

We compared people search services based on a variety of factors including price, how accurate the reports are and how easy it was to find people. US Search rates well in all areas, and it’s our

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