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What is identity theft?

Identity theft means that someone is using your personal information to open credit accounts, make purchases, get you into debt, and more. If left unchecked, identity theft can lead to financial ruin. The risk to you and your family is enormous.

 
HOW CAN IT HAPPEN TO YOU?
IDENTITY THEFT

If thieves steal your identity, they will have access to public records, your personal and financial information.

DATA BREACHES

Your identity could be compromised in a data breach by companies that store your personal information.

CREDIT ACCOUNTS

Thieves can open credit accounts, obtain loans, and steal money that you may ultimately be responsible for.

3527

DATA RECORDS STOLEN EVERY MINUTE

Identity theft is the fastest growing crime.

Nearly 10 Billion data records have been reported lost or stolen since 2013!
That's 3527 records per minute and over 5 million records every day.

How does FutureProtect keep your identity safe

We will give you control of your data, monitor account changes and alert you of any irregular changes.

 

VERIFIED IDENTITY

Verified identity documents, bank accounts, mobile numbers, addresses, and more.

ID THEFT MONITORING

Credit and identity profile monitoring and comprehensive reporting.

ALERTS AND NOTIFICATIONS

Email breaches, new credit accounts, judgements, defaults, and ID checks.

IDENTITY THEFT INSURANCE

R1 Million Identity Theft Warranty, Identity Theft Insurance, and Loss of Funds Cover.

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Manage your identity

We provide you with a secure, digital vault in which to store, manage and share your personal identity data.
Always be in control of who has access to your information and how it is used with ThisIsMe.

 

CREDIT NOTIFICATIONS

We will notify you when a credit account is updated, opened or closed in your name.

 
 

EMAIL BREACH ALERTS

You will be alerted every time your email account is found in a data breach.

 
 

ID CHECK NOTIFICATIONS

Every time a merchant checks your ID number, we will let you know.

 

Receive identity monitoring alerts

With our proprietary platform, ThisIsMe scans for events where your information is being accessed or used.

We will alert you via text, email or phone of any potential threats that we detect so that you are always protected.

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Get your credit score and report.

Receive a monthly update to your credit score, allowing you to keep a keen eye on whether any of your data has been compromised.

Your 24 month bureau credit report includes all history of credit changes, previous enquiries against your profile, as well as a summary of CPA to help you make more informed financial decisions.

 



Recover with comprehensive insurance?

Should you become a victim of identity fraud, ThisIsMe will support you, help restore your identity and reimburse stolen funds. We will provide you with the necessary experts to resolve your case and cover you up to the amount provided by your plan.

 
MILLION RAND WARRANTY

Get access to a pool of funds to hire the right lawyers and accountants.

IDENTITY THEFT INSURANCE

We will insure you for up to R250,000, depending on the plan you select.

LOSS OF FUNDS COVER

Recover funds from the financial loss that can be incurred by identity theft.

Securing your identity has never been easier.

Follow these simple steps to activate FutureProtect.

Choose Plan

Sign Up

Make Payment

Verify Identity

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Choose a plan, verify your identity and get protected today.

"This... is the future. It could help so many people protect their identities."

Richard Wallace

HOW DO I SIGN UP?

Signing up with ThisIsMe is, and always will be, completely free.

It's really easy as well. Just click Sign Up, and we'll get you started with building your verified online identity.

IS MY DATA SAFE?

ThisIsMe.com uses strict data security standars, including encrypted data storage structures inaccessible to the outside world (the internet). Access to your data is our highest priority and all our partners are strictly scrutinised before any integration can take place

Furthermore, ThisIsMe users are notified whenever their identity record is queried within our ecosystem, whether consent is required or not (this service is available free of charge when ID Protect is enabled).

We highly recommend you read our Privacy Policy to familiarise yourself with how we handle your private information.

HOW DO I SUBMIT AN IDENTITY THEFT CLAIM?

Should you believe that your identity has been breached and you would like to submit a claim, please contact the ThisIsMe team via our Contact Us page (select FutureProtect Query) from the “Select products you require information for” section and provide a brief description of the events that have taken place. ThisIsMe’s support staff will then route you to the correct department to aid you in resolving the problem. 

HOW DO I ACTIVATE FUTUREPROTECT?

If you are already a verified ThisIsMe user, all you need to do is upgrade your account to one of our FutureProtect subscription plans. Choose a plan, pay online and get your cover activated immediately.

If you are new to ThisIsme, choose a plan, sign up and pay online. Once you have subscribed to your FutureProtect plan, You’ll need to supply us with the following info so that we can verify your identity and activate your protection:

  • Your ID Number and a copy of your ID Book, Card or Passport
  • Your address details and proof of address
  • Your mobile number
  • Your bank account number

We will verify all information and supporting documentation to secure your identity, alert you to any threats and provide assistance should you need to submit an Identity Theft claim.

WHO HAS ACCESS TO MY INFORMATION?

The guiding principle behind ThisIsMe is to put you back in control of your own information, so that no one else has access to your private data, unless you grant them access.

I HAVE MORE QUESTIONS. WHERE CAN I FIND ANSWERS?

If you still have questions, please header over to our FAQs page or Contact Us.

 

FutureProtect Terms of Use

FutureProtect is currently only available to South African citizens. Our ThisIsMe FutureProtect Policy provides protection against Identity Theft and helps correct your Credit File held with the applicable credit bureau if you are the victim of Identity Theft. You are covered up to the amount stated in the package selected, subject to terms and conditions of this Policy, against an occurrence of the events as defined below. Your contract with the Insurer consists of this Policy document; any schedules thereto, all written correspondence and verbal agreements.

For more information, please read our ThisIsMe FutureProtect Policy Document in conjunction with ThisIsMe’s Terms Of Use.

By subscribing to ThisIsMe FutureProtect, you are purchasing a recurring membership that begins after your first successful billing transaction and will automatically renew after your first paid term.

The initial price quoted may include an introductory offer which will be applied to your subscription accordingly for the duration of the subscription period. Thereafter, your membership will automatically renew and be billed at the applicable monthly or annual renewal price as indicated on the product pricing page.

The price is subject to change, but we will always notify you in advance. Any promotional orders cannot be combined with other offers.

For your security and protection, certain aspects of your subscription may require additional verification. This will be indicated to you at the appropriate time.