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The most comprehensive identity theft protection LifeLock offers.

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Experian IdentityWorksSM Premium



Our best protection with Experian CreditLock, 3-bureau credit monitoring and FICO® Scores*.

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A credit card is required to start your free 30-day trial membership in Experian IdentityWorksSM Plus or Experian IdentityWorksSM Premium. You may cancel your trial membership at any time within 30 days without charge. If you decide not to cancel, your membership will continue and you will be billed $9.99 each month for Experian IdentityWorksSM Plus or $19.99 each month for Experian IdentityWorksSM Premium.

*Credit score is calculated based on FICO® Score 8 model, unless otherwise noted. In addition to the FICO® Score 8, we may offer and provide other base or industry-specific FICO® Scores (such as FICO® Auto Scores and FICO® Bankcard Scores). Your lender or insurer may use a different FICO® Score than FICO® Score 8 or such other base or industry-specific FICO® Score (if available), or another type of credit score altogether. Learn more.

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Identity Theft Monitoring & Protection:

Experian CreditLock with Alerts

Can’t lock it with LifeLock

You can't lock your Experian credit file with LifeLock.

Lock your credit with Experian

You can lock your Experian credit file to help stop unauthorized credit activity and get real-time alerts if anyone tries to apply for credit in your name while it’s locked.
Identity Theft Insurance
Stolen Funds ReplacementUp to $1 MillionUp to $1 Million

Fraud Resolution Support

Work with a third party

LifeLock is not a credit bureau. If you have issues on your credit reports, they'll have to work with a bureau to address them.

Work directly with the source

All of our U.S.-Based Fraud Resolution Specialists work at Experian. It's like having an advocate at a credit bureau working for you on the inside to help resolve any issues you may have with identity theft.

Dark Web Surveillance

Over 10,000 criminal websites

LifeLock is not a credit bureau. If you have issues on your credit reports, they'll have to work with a bureau to address them.

Over 600,000 pages scanned

Experian uses proprietary technology to detect stolen personal data on over 600,000 Dark Web pages, file-sharing sources, black market forums and more.
Social Security Number Monitoring
Address Change Verification
Financial Account Activity
Court Records
Sex Offender Registry
Payday & Loan Monitoring
File-Sharing Network Monitoring
Bank & Credit Card Activity Alerts
3-Bureau Credit ScoresAnnuallyEvery 90 Days

FICO® Scores*

FICO® Scores*

LifeLock can't provide a FICO® Score*

FICO® Scores*

FICO® Scores* are used in 90% of credit decisions. Experian gives you regular access to your FICO® Score* and sends you customized alerts for when your score changes.
FICO® Score* based on Experian DataDaily
Additional FICO® Scores*(Auto, Home & Bankcard)
Monthly Score Tracking
FICO® Score* Simulator

Credit Monitoring & Alerts

Experian, Equifax®, TransUnion®Experian, Equifax®, TransUnion®

Limited credit monitoring

LifeLock does not provide alerts for account balance changes, credit utilization and FICO® Score* changes.

Comprehensive 3-bureau credit monitoring

Unexpected changes to your credit reports can be a sign of identity theft. Experian monitors all 3 credit bureaus with a suite of alerts for new credit inquiries, new accounts, account balance changes and credit utilization.
Credit Inquiries
New Accounts
Account Balance Changes
Credit Utilization
FICO® Score* Changes

Monitoring with Experian begins within 48 hours of enrollment in your trial. Monitoring with Equifax® and TransUnion® takes approximately 4 days to begin, though in some cases cannot be initiated during your trial period. You may cancel your trial membership in IdentityWorksSM any time within 30 days of enrollment without charge.

Identity Theft Insurance underwritten by insurance company subsidiaries or affiliates of American International Group, Inc. (AIG). The description herein is a summary and intended for informational purposes only and does not include all terms, conditions and exclusions of the policies described. Please refer to the actual policies for terms, conditions, and exclusions of coverage. Coverage may not be available in all jurisdictions. Review the Summary of Benefits for Experian IdentityWorksSM Premium or Experian IdentityWorksSM Plus.

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