IDShield Review: Identity Protection Online and Beyond

We took IDShield for a test run to see if it could shield our information from identity thieves.

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By Aliza Vigderman Aliza Vigderman, Senior Editor, Industry Analyst & Gabe Turner Gabe Turner, Chief Editor
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Editors Rating:
8.0 /10

What We Like

What We Don't Like

  • Based in the United States: Government agencies could force IDShield, an Oklahoma-based company, to hand over personal information. That's part of the agreement of the Five Eyes, Nine Eyes, and 14 Eyes alliances, which the U.S. is a member of.
  • Clunky Setup: The user experience wasn’t the best when we signed up for IDShield.

Bottom Line

With affordable plans and a free trial period, you can test drive IDShield’s powerful identity protections without any budgetary concerns. If you’re looking for safety at affordable prices, this might be a good option for you.
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  2. Sophos Home. (2019). What’s the Dark Web? What Happens There – and Is It All Illegal?

  3. BJS. (2021). Report on Indicators of School Crime and Safety, 2020.