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Informr score
Credit Sesame currently has an Informr score of 8.3 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 21 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

What the Critics Are Saying...

Well Kept Wallet
Well Kept Wallet

Credit Sesame believes that by helping consumers with every aspect of their financial planning – whether it be investing, borrowing, and credit monitoring, it can offer a full-service financial package to a wide variety of consumers who are in all sorts of different stages of financial planning.

- Deacon Hayes, Well Kept Wallet

Credit Sesame offers totally free access to your credit score and credit report, free basic identity theft protection, plus tools to help you understand and improve your credit. Do you need all this coverage, or such constant updates to your credit score? Probably not, and these days a lot of credit...

- Lauren Barret, MoneyUnder30
Money Crashers
Money Crashers

Credit scores are always in flux. Believe it or not, so are the credit scoring models used by the big three credit reporting bureaus. While the factors that affect your credit score don’t vary much from year to year, how they’re weighted and interpreted is certainly subject to change. The FICO model...

- Brian Martucci, Money Crashers

Credit Sesame which was found in 2010 by Adrian Nazari, offers free credit monitoring, credit scores and analysis of loans and credits. Apart from this they also offer free insurance against identity theft and help with ID restoration. They’ll not only help you monitor and manage your credit, but th...

- Diana Mason, MoneysMyLife

Because Credit Sesame is a free service, you don’t have anything to lose by signing up and giving it a try. You’ll be able to monitor your credit score and report easily, access information that will help with your borrowing decisions and get $50,000 of free identity theft insurance. But if you want...

- Tony P., MoneysMyLife


Free Trial Period Lifetime
Starting Price (Monthly) $9.95
Pricing Visit Site
Equifax Report Yes
TransUnion Report Yes
Experian Report Yes
Monitoring Frequency (All 3 Bureaus) Daily
Credit Score Model VantageScore
Report Frequency Monthly
SSN Monitoring Yes
Identity Theft Monitoring Yes
Identity Theft Insurance Coverage Rate Type $50000 to 1 million
Dispute Assistance

Pro and Platinum plans

Lost Wallet Protection Yes
Change of Address Alerts Yes
Court Records Monitoring No
Credit Request Alerts No
Data Breach Alerts No
Medical ID Fraud Protection Yes
Credit Analysis Tools Yes
Educational Resources Yes
Text Alerts Yes
Phone Alerts Yes
Mobile App Android, iOS
Customer Support
24/7 Support Yes
Telephone Support No
Email Support Yes
Live Chat Support No

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