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LAST UPDATED: June 25th, 2021

This company is no longer offering services. Consumers can get similar services from Identity Guard.

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ITAC Sentinel's web portal, along with any accompanying information about this identity protection service, is only accessible to customers who have received a letter from their bank containing a username and PIN. Information found in this review has been extracted from news stories following the JP Morgan Chase and TD Bank (companies that contracted ITAC Sentinel's services) data hacks in 2012 and 2013.

Despite these endorsements, ITAC Sentinel is NOT a recommended company, and customers are strongly encouraged to investigate our top identity theft protection companies before making a decision.

Identity Theft Assistance Center, or ITAC, is a nonprofit organization made up of financial services companies that came together with the goal of protecting their consumers from identity theft. Since its creation in 2004, ITAC has helped tens of thousands of victims restore their financial identities. ITAC Sentinel offers its ITAC Victim Assistance program, which provides victims of identity theft with information designed to help them restore their identities, to all consumers.

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The Good

  • Three Packages
  • Affordable
  • Credit Monitoring
  • Internet Surveillance

Three Packages

ITAC Sentinel offers three identity monitoring and protection plans: Sentinel, Sentinel Plus, and Sentinel Premium. Each plan provides credit monitoring, credit card theft protection, and identity protection insurance coverage from AIG.


ITAC Sentinel's identity protection packages range from $9.99 to $17.99, which is affordable for most consumers.

Credit Monitoring

ITAC Sentinel offers credit monitoring from all three major credit bureaus: Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion.

Internet Surveillance

ITAC Sentinel uses internet surveillance to reduce the risk of identity theft online by continuously searching the internet for signs that registered bank accounts, credit accounts, and social security number are potentially at risk.



The Bad

  • Limited Recovery Services
  • $250 Deductible
  • No Free Trial Offered

Limited Recovery Services

ITAC Sentinel does not offer full-service lost wallet protection, but it does offer card theft protection. However, this protection only offers a portion of the features provided by a lost wallet service. For example, card theft protection will not restore driver's licenses, social security cards, insurance cards, or checkbooks.

$250 Deductible

Each ITAC Sentinel identity theft insurance policy has a $250 deductible. This is uncommon, as most identity protection companies offer policies with no deductible.

No Free Trial Offered

ITAC Sentinel does not offer a free trial period for its identity theft services. 


The Bottom Line

ITAC Sentinel offers multiple affordable packages that include credit monitoring and internet surveillance. However, the company provides limited recovery services and and its policies have $250 deductibles. 

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Dale Siler Dayton, OH

I had a Chase Idenity Protection Program with My bp Visa for 7 yrs. Their program was satisfactory until Chase sold or Eliminated that business & recommended ITAC in May of 2012??, I believe. It was a Great Move taking Chases advice as ITAC does a Fantastic Job!! They have a 'Total Package Deal', if You will. Most Companies these days seem to hire Employees overseas. You might get Phil from the Phillipines, Tammy from Tiawan, Newt from New Dehili, Vicky from Vietnam etc etc. with ITAC You get an All American staff out of New Mexico, ALL speak English!! They r Efficent, Knowledgeable, Explain Anything & Everything in Layman's terms, Friendliest Customer Service organization I Hv EVER dealt with & Most Importanty,They CARE!! I also have LifeLock which costs more, not nearly as Friendly, Efficeceny is Satisfactory at Best & after reading the reviews I reccomend ITAC Sentinel to ANYONE!! I have the Plus+ package but My Son has the basic & there is Very little difference. I give them a 10!! Dale Siler Raleigh NC:

7 years ago

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James High Pine Mountain, GA

ITAC Notified me of credit activity in my name/ social security number . I was able to stop a credit card being opened in my name with a large limit through a major bank.

5 years ago