Compare Experian vs. TransUnion Credit Reporting

What’s the difference between Experian Credit Reporting and TransUnion Credit Reporting? See how our editors compare the two companies below.
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Experian Credit Reporting
8.6 / 10 - Exellent
#2 in Credit Reporting
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TransUnion
8.5 / 10 - Exellent
#3 in Credit Reporting
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Key Facts
  • Experian is an Official Credit Bureau
  • Get Your FICO® SCORE for $1
  • Credit reports from 3 Credit bureaus
  • Daily monitoring, Toll-Free Support & 4.5 Stars in Google Play
  • Identity Theft Protection Available
  • Unlimited access to your Transunion credit score
  • 3 Bureau credit monitoring
  • 7 day trial for $1
  • Transunion credit reports
ConsumersAdvocate.org Ratings
8.6 / 10 - Exellent
10/10
Credit Bureaus
10/10
Features
7/10
Plans and Pricing
9/10
Identity Theft Protection
9/10
Support Services
8.5 / 10 - Exellent
7/10
Credit Bureaus
9/10
Features
9/10
Plans and Pricing
9/10
Identity Theft Protection
10/10
Support Services
Final Verdict

Experian Credit Reporting and TransUnion Credit Reporting are very close in quality and have the same overall rating. That said, Experian scores better than TransUnion across: Credit Bureaus, Features, and Identity Theft Protection. Whereas, TransUnion scores better on Plans and Pricing, and Support Services.