MyIDCare

MyIDCare focuses on protecting your privacy and identity with a variety of services. They offer fraud and privacy protection to safeguard your data so you never have to worry.

MyIDCare

What Sets MyIDCare Apart?

What Sets MyIDCare Apart?

MyIDCare focuses on monitoring your Personal Identifiable Information (PII) and alerting you when there’s suspicious activity. And, if anything happens, MyIDCare promises to have a dedicated expert work with you to offer unlimited advice and answers to your questions until your identity is recovered. MyIDCare also offers up to $1 million in insurance for any costs you might incur if you’re a victim of identity theft. 

What we like

  • $1 million recovery insurance
  • Lost wallet coverage
  • A dedicated expert to help with identity recovery

What we don’t like

  • Costs extra to monitor all three bureaus
  • Family Premier plan is more expensive than others
  • No additional secu24/7 service not available rity software or plug-ins for computers or mobile devices
Identity Guard Packages

Identity Guard Packages

    Essentials – Individual

    Starting at $9.95/mo

    Our take

    The Essentials plan for one adult is a good option for those looking to start monitoring their identity. Keep in mind, you’ll want to add additional credit monitoring services to monitor all three credit bureaus because this plan only monitors one. This plan comes with Dark Web monitoring, $1 million recovery insurance and other essential services to protect your identity. You’ll also get one credit report annually. 

    Package Features

    • Single bureau credit monitoring
    • Covers one person
    • Annual credit report

    Premier – Individual

    Starting at $19.95/mo

    Our take

    The Premier Individual plan gives you full credit monitoring from all three bureaus. This plan lets you lock your Transunion credit report and review your credit score with VantageScore 3.0 using your computer or smartphone. The Premier plan comes with a few other big benefits including SocialSentry to alert you of suspicious activity, and control all of your accounts with one dashboard. Lastly, you’ll get a credit report from each bureau annually to review your credit and make improvements. 

    Package Features

    • Tri-bureau credit monitoring
    • SocialSentry for social media monitoring
    • Covers one person

    Essentials – Family

    Starting at $19.95/mo

    Our take

    With this plan, you’ll be able to track your credit score and changes with one credit bureau. The Family Essentials plan comes with Password Detective to alert you if your password is compromised or already on the Dark Web. Lost Wallet Coverage is also included to help cancel and replace cards and anything else missing if you lose your wallet. This plan also comes with Social Security, Payday Loan and address change monitoring. 

    Package Features

    • Single bureau credit monitoring
    • Lost Wallet coverage
    • Covers two adults and up to five children

    Premier – Family

    Starting at $39.95/mo

    Our take

    The Premier package gives you full credit monitoring and $1 million recovery insurance for the whole family. You’ll also get annual credit reports and VantageScore 3.0 for credit score monitoring. This plan also comes with Lost Wallet Coverage, Password Detective and scam monitoring. Most of all, you’ll get extra protection for your social media accounts with fraud detection, takedowns for impersonators and alerts if someone posts inappropriate content that could damage your reputation. 

    Package Features

    • Tri-bureau credit monitoring
    • Social media monitoring, detection, takedowns and alerts
    • Covers two adults and up to five children
Starting Price $9.95/mo. $19.95/mo. $19.95/mo. $39.95/mo.
Coverage 1 adult 1 adult 2 adults and 5 children 2 adults and 5 children
Up to $1 million in Recovery Reimbursement Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lost Wallet Coverage Yes Yes Yes Yes
Scam Alerts Yes Yes Yes Yes
Social Media Monitoring Yes Yes Yes Yes
Annual Credit Report Yes Yes Yes Yes
Tri-Bureau Credit Monitoring No Yes No Yes
Frequently Asked Questions About MyIDCare

Frequently Asked Questions About MyIDCare

How does MyIDCare work?

First, select a plan on the website to best fit your needs. You’ll be able to add your accounts and payment information online and get started protecting your data. Log-in online or use their mobile app to check your accounts and respond to any instant alerts you may get. 

Does MyIDCare require a contract?

No, you can cancel MyIDCare anytime without additional fees.

How do MyIDCare’s prices compare to other providers?

MyIDCare prices are on par with other identity theft protection providers. Most services cost between $10 and $30/mo. The Family Premier package is slightly more expensive than other top-tier family packages – costing $39.95/mo.

 

How do MyIDCare’s services compare to other providers?

MyIDCare offers more services than most competitors. You’ll have protection no matter which package you choose. It all comes down to how much credit monitoring you need. Each plan comes with services that monitor your accounts, records and personal information. You’ll also have recovery assistance just in case your information lands in the wrong hands.


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Dashia Starr

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