What you get with Identity Plus

Daily Experian
Fraud Report

This details key information from your Experian Credit Report that may help you identify any fraudulent activity.

Enhanced fraud
support

If you're a victim to fraud, you'll be assigned a dedicated case worker. They’ll contact companies and other credit rating agencies on your behalf to flag the fraudulent activity.

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Web monitoring

We help you better protect your identity by scanning certain websites for your personal & financial details. We’ll alert you by email or text if anything looks fraudulent.

Experian
Fraud alerts

Get email or text alerts about certain changes to your Experian Fraud Report. Alerts are sent weekly & relate to when accounts are opened or closed, or when your credit report is searched.

Identity Plus is only available to customers with a free Experian account.
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Why protect yourself?

If fraudsters gain access to your personal details they can take money from your bank account or even take credit out in your name, which could really damage your credit score.

A higher score, means you’re likely to be offered deals with lower rates and, increases your chances of acceptance, so you want to do everything you can to protect it.

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Read more about identity theft and fraud

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What is identity theft?

Identity theft is when someone steals your personal information or possessions so they can use your identity. Incidents of identity fraud are becoming more common and more sophisticated. It can have a direct impact on your personal finances and could also make it difficult for you to obtain loans, credit cards or a mortgage until the matter is resolved.

What's phishing and how do you prevent it?

Our tips on how you can spot phishing scams and protect yourself and others.

Can you tell the warning signs?

Your own habits can put you at risk of fraud, so it’s worth knowing what to look for.

If you are a victim of identity fraud

Read our step-by-step guide on what you can do if you become a victim of fraud.

What are the biggest types of social media fraud?

Find out the most common types and how to protect yourself online.

What is synthetic ID fraud?

Synthetic identity fraud is one of the fastest growing forms of identity theft.

What is authorised push payment (APP) fraud?

Here’s everything you need to know about APP fraud - and how to avoid it.

What is the dark web?

Find out about the dark web and the potential dangers to your identity.

How to spot rental fraud?

Fake landlords scam the average victim out of £ 1,400 – avoid being one of them.

Four ways to help protect yourself in a data breach

If you've been told your personal information was stolen in a data breach, here's what to do.