Best Credit Monitoring

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276 Real Customer Reviews

1.8
Average User Rating

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7.3

Overall Score

29 User Reviews

a month ago

  • No cost
  • Scored through VantageScore
  • Weekly refresh rate

Credit Karma

  • No cost
  • Scored through VantageScore
  • Weekly refresh rate

5.3

Overall Score

18 User Reviews

a month ago

  • $19.95 to $29.95 per month
  • $19.95 credit score
  • Monthly refresh rate

myFICO

  • $19.95 to $29.95 per month
  • $19.95 credit score
  • Monthly refresh rate

5.1

Overall Score

10 User Reviews

6 days ago

  • $19.95 per month
  • $9.97 credit score
  • Daily refresh rate

Experian

  • $19.95 per month
  • $9.97 credit score
  • Daily refresh rate

4.8

Overall Score

27 User Reviews

2 months ago

  • $24.49 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Yearly refresh rate

LifeLock

  • $24.49 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Yearly refresh rate

3.2

Overall Score

14 User Reviews

2 months ago

  • $39.95 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Monthly refresh rate

ScoreSense

  • $39.95 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Monthly refresh rate

3.2

Overall Score

99 User Reviews

a year ago

  • $29.95 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Daily refresh rate

MyScore.com

  • $29.95 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Daily refresh rate

1.9

Overall Score

24 User Reviews

4 years ago

  • $29.99 to $49.99 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Monthly refresh rate

Nav

  • $29.99 to $49.99 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Monthly refresh rate
  • No cost
  • Founded in 2012
  • Daily refresh rate

WalletHub

  • No cost
  • Founded in 2012
  • Daily refresh rate
  • No cost
  • Based off FICO scoring
  • Monthly refresh rate

FreeCreditReport.com

  • No cost
  • Based off FICO scoring
  • Monthly refresh rate
  • $16.99 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Monthly refresh rate

Mint Credit

  • $16.99 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Monthly refresh rate
  • No cost
  • Scored through VantageScore
  • Weekly refresh rate

Based out of California, Credit Karma has been featured in multiple news articles including MSNBC, SmartMoney, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and TechCrunch. Beginning with two credit reports and scores, the heart of personal finance, the company brings more transparency and certainty to credit and finance with free monitoring, data-driven resources, and personalized recommendations.

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myFICO

5.3Overall Score
  • $19.95 to $29.95 per month
  • $19.95 credit score
  • Monthly refresh rate

myFICO is one of the only companies in this space that provides users with comprehensive triple-bureau credit monitoring and the same industry-standard FICO credit scores that lenders actually use, in addition to top-tier educational materials and tools. Although at $19.95 to 29.95 per month, it is slightly more expensive than some competitors, its service has had few, if any, major complaints or scandals over the years and its reputation is quite strong.

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Experian

5.1Overall Score
  • $19.95 per month
  • $9.97 credit score
  • Daily refresh rate

The newest and largest of the three major credit bureaus, Experian has been in business since 1996. The company offers competitively priced triple-bureau credit reports in addition to single-bureau credit monitoring. Although its service only actively monitors one of the three credit reports, it offers a surprising number of features and functionality, including an awesome mobile app, which could make it an option worth considering for some.

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LifeLock

4.8Overall Score
  • $24.49 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Yearly refresh rate

As one of the leading identity theft protection companies in the United States, LifeLock includes credit monitoring as part of its Ultimate Plus membership program. This review is geared specifically towards examining how robust and effective its credit report monitoring features are for those seeking to track, improve, and build their credit and credit score over time.

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  • $39.95 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Monthly refresh rate

Although ScoreSense provides access to fresh credit reports, acceptable monitoring, interesting tools, and well-designed mobile apps, the company also sells customer information, pushes inaccurate credit scores, has a high monthly price, signup issues, and a poor reputation for misleading clients that it just can't seem to shake off.

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  • $29.95 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Daily refresh rate

MyScore.com works to help consumers gain a clear understanding of their credit, manage it more effectively, and protect it against the escalating threat of credit fraud and identity theft. The company educates its members about today's complex credit industry and empowers them to make smarter financial decisions.

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Nav

1.9Overall Score
  • $29.99 to $49.99 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Monthly refresh rate

Nav, formerly Creditera, is a unique credit monitoring company in that it offers both personal and business credit monitoring.

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  • No cost
  • Founded in 2012
  • Daily refresh rate

Based in Washington D.C., WalletHub is owned by Evolution Finance, Inc. The company was the first ever to offer free credit scores and full credit reports that are updated on a daily basis. The WalletHub founder, Odysseas Papadimitriou, has more than 15 years of experience in the personal finance industry and is a highly sought after personal finance expert whose views are regularly quoted by leading publications.

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  • No cost
  • Based off FICO scoring
  • Monthly refresh rate

FreeCreditReport.com is owned and operated by Experian, one of the three major credit bureaus. As the name indicates, the company provides users with access to their Experian credit report at no cost. This bare-bones credit report, which is updated monthly, may be sufficient for some users. However, others would prefer a more comprehensive look at their credit.

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  • $16.99 per month
  • Free credit score
  • Monthly refresh rate

Mint.com is owned and operated by Intuit, placing it in the same family of companies as TurboTax and QuickBooks. In addition to its well-known personal finance tools, Mint offers Mint Credit Score, a basic free credit monitoring service, along with the more robust Mint Credit Monitor, which costs $16.99 per month. This review dives into Mint's credit monitoring services to see how the company stacks up to the competition.

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