ADT Identity Theft Protection

ADT Identity Theft Protection keeps an eye on your personal and financial records to help you avoid fraud and keep your identity safe.

ADT Identity Theft Protection

What Sets ADT Identity Theft Protection Apart?

What Sets ADT Identity Theft Protection Apart?

ADT has been a trusted home security provider for over 140 years. Their physical protection now extends into the digital world with affordable identity theft monitoring. With the pervasiveness of data breaches and the possible fraudulent activity that follows, alerts detecting changes or suspicious activity in your credit file provides peace of mind. The service features an online dashboard to view all activity, 24/7 monitoring and alerts if there’s unusual behaviors. The plan also covers up to $1 million in compensation to help you recover and resolve an incident.

What we like

  • Affordable
  • Accessible dashboard
  • Scans for medical insurance IDs

What we don’t like

  • Only one product offered
  • Enrollment required for non-credit monitoring
ADT Protection Package

ADT Protection Package

ADT Identity Theft Protection Package

Starting at $9.99/mo

Our take

While ADT currently offers only one ID theft package, the coverage is fairly robust and affordable when you compare it against other providers’ baseline packages. Their track record as a trusted home security provider, plus their $1 million insurance policy and resolution services makes it a stand-out option.

Package Features

  • Dark web monitoring
  • Credit monitoring, scores and reports
  • Change of address monitoring
  • Public, courts and criminal records monitoring
  • Online dashboard and instant alerts
ADT Identity Theft Protection FAQs

ADT Identity Theft Protection FAQs

How does ADT Identity Theft Protection work?

The monitoring service scans the internet, dark web and other outlets for unusual activity that involves your credit file and other personal records to help you stay aware of changes that may be fraudulent.

How much does ADT Identity Theft Protection cost compared to similar services?

Identity theft protection with ADT has a low to medium price point compared to other identity protection services. IdentityForce, LifeLock and ID Watchdog are noted as the three leading services, according to These products offer similar features and range from $9.99/mo. to $14.95/mo.

Should I sign up for an identity theft subscription plan?

If you’re concerned about a recent data breach or want to be proactive about protecting your personal and financial data, purchasing identity theft monitoring is a good option. While ADT is a monthly subscription plan, it can be canceled at any time.


Written by

Jalesa Campbell

Jalesa develops content in the home security space and contributes to Safety's social media efforts.