Compare Identity Guard® vs. LifeLock Identity Theft Protection

What’s the difference between Identity Guard® Identity Theft Protection and LifeLock Identity Theft Protection? See how our editors compare the two companies below.
Disclosure: We receive advertising revenue from some partners. Learn more.
vsSelect 2 companies to compare
Identity Guard®
9.9 / 10 - Exellent
#1 in Identity Theft Protection
Our Partner
LifeLock
9.5 / 10 - Exellent
#4 in Identity Theft Protection
Our Partner
vs
Key Facts
  • Editor's #1 choice, fantastic customer satisfaction
  • $1M Identity Theft Insurance
  • Helped protect more than 47 million identities
  • Quarterly Credit Score* Updates
  • A+ BBB Rating
  • 30 Day Free Trial, Renews at $17.99
  • What matters most is how a company helps you when your identity is stolen. That's why Identity Guard® is #1 recommended.
  • $1M Total Service Guarantee*
  • Black Market Website Surveillance
  • Reduced Pre-Approved Credit Card Offers
  • 10% off & 30 day Free Trial, Lifelock Advantage Renews at $19.99
ConsumersAdvocate.org Ratings
9.9 / 10 - Exellent
10/10
Credit Monitoring
10/10
Information Protection
10/10
Recovery Services
10/10
Insurance
10/10
Customer Service
10/10
Service Agreements
10/10
Cost
10/10
Reviews
9.5 / 10 - Exellent
8/10
Credit Monitoring
9/10
Information Protection
10/10
Recovery Services
10/10
Insurance
10/10
Customer Service
10/10
Service Agreements
8/10
Cost
10/10
Reviews
Customer Reviews
 (3)
6.6 / 10 - Very good
67%
5 stars
0%
4 stars
0%
3 stars
0%
2 stars
33%
1 stars
 (4)
4.0 / 10 - Poor
25%
5 stars
0%
4 stars
0%
3 stars
25%
2 stars
50%
1 stars
Final Verdict

Identity Guard® Identity Theft Protection has a higher overall rating than LifeLock Identity Theft Protection. Identity Guard® scores better than LifeLock across: Credit Monitoring, Information Protection, Cost, and Reviews. However, LifeLock scores better on Service Agreements. Both companies score similarly on Recovery Services, Insurance, and Customer Service.

Latest Reviews

Tiquan Dunlap
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
8/15/2016
Great. Love to be on here.

K
Karen
5/1/2016
I have had this coverage for over 5 years and have been very happy with the quarterly reports and credit scores from all 3 bureaus. The cost is a bit more than some but less than others like Lifelock and it has more features and better independent ratings.