Credit Monitoring

Credit monitoring is the act of tracking your credit reports and credit scores on a regular basis to ensure there are no fraudulent accounts, reporting errors or signs of identity theft.  Some people choose to use a paid credit monitoring service, which can spot possible credit report problems and alert the subscriber for further investigation.  These services generally range from $15 - $30 a month, depending on the service level.

Family Credit Monitoring Plans

Don’t Put Off Protecting Your Family Any Longer If you have a household of 2 adults and 3 children, purchasing an individual credit monitoring plan for each will run you well over $100/month.  This just isn’t feasible for most families who want some peace of mind with a good, comprehensive credit & identity monitoring service.

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Credit Monitoring Services Review

Credit monitoring services scrutinize a consumer’s credit report at one or all three credit bureaus for a monthly fee, alerting the consumer to late payment items, identity thefts, inquiries from potential creditors and employers, and any other credit report changes. The pros and cons of this service are fiercely debated. But there is much to

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Citi Credit Monitoring Services Review

Update:  The Citi Credit Monitoring Service Program was terminated 3-31-2015.   We recommend you look at our IdentityGuard monitoring review as an alternative to the Citi monitoring plan. Iden­ti­ty­Mon­i­tor is a ser­vice pro­vided by Citibank. Citibank has been in busi­ness for the past 200 years thanks to its abil­ity to do busi­ness through what they call Respon­si­ble

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TransUnion Credit Monitoring Review

We ranked the TransUnion credit monitoring service fourth on our list because it’s provided by one of the 3 major credit reporting bureaus and a trusted company when it comes to credit reports & credit related services.  When you sign up for TransUnion’s $1.00 / 7 day trial you get immediate access to your TransUnion credit report

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ProtectMyID Review

How Does ProtectMyID Stack Up Against Other Credit Monitoring Services? If you are look­ing for an advan­tage when it comes to have your iden­tity pro­tected, then you might con­sider join­ing up with Pro­tect­MyID. Why? They are a part of the fam­ily of ser­vices that are pro­vided by Exper­ian Online, mean­ing that they have a direct

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5 Simple Ways You Can Protect Your Credit

Protecting your credit from the harmful effects of identity theft, fraud, and errors is an essential consideration in the modern world, and there are several ways that you can make sure your personally identifying information is safe at all times. By being proactive with respect to your current credit report, you can address issues before they

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LifeLock Credit Monitoring Review

Life­Lock has been around since 2005 and has been rated as Consumer Reports best credit monitoring providers. Life­lock takes iden­tity theft pro­tec­tion seri­ously and brings in advi­sors from a wide vari­ety of sources that to help them continuously refine and improve their pro­tec­tion ser­vices. With com­pa­nies like VeriSign and Amer­i­can Express, U.S. gov­ern­ment agen­cies like the Secret

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