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CheckPeople
Peoplefinders

CheckPeople and Peoplefinders Overview

Total reviews
563
537
Company responses
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0
Issues resolved
4
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CheckPeople and Peoplefinders Consumer Ratings

Rank
30 out of 73 in Background and People Search category
28 out of 73 in Background and People Search category
Website
25 in category
22 in category
Customer service
16 in category
20 in category
Product or Service Quality
18 in category
16 in category
Billing Practices
19 in category
22 in category

CheckPeople and Peoplefinders Rating Details

Website
1.4 (212 reviews)
1.5 (113 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Their website isn't clear in stating that this is a trial. They are scammers. I called customer service and was told I had signed up for a trial membership...

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...com website shows a 403 error message and I am unable to contact them. Name Cynthia M. Sicilia, email address: siciliacms@gmail...

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Customer service
1.3 (209 reviews)
1.2 (118 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...99, DO NOT USE!!! BAD COMPANY, BAD CUSTOMER SERVICE!!!!..

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customer service rep acknowledged error and i will be refunded the charge in 5 -7 days..

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Product or Service Quality
1.2 (207 reviews)
1.3 (103 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

DO NOT USE THIS SERVICE! Information you pay for is useless and can be found on simple Google searches. Also offers a $1 onetime purchase and charges two separate purchases of almost $40. STAY AWAY!..

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...I called People Finders again to cancel their service for me. I also contacted Synchrony bank, where my credit card belongs to help me to get my money back. So give me my money back put back to my credit card, because I never requested this service after I paid for one time use..

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Billing Practices
1.1 (193 reviews)
1 (83 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...When I protested, I was informed I agreed to their billing terms. I pointed out that I signed up for a trial, and that these charges were never disclosed at any time during sign up. Though their FAQ section refers to having 3 different billing plans, I was never given any options...

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there should be agencies that can prevent the unauthorized billing of searching for people and charging customers credit cards for searches that were never authorized by the consumer. The government will hopefully team up with the credit cards in keeping this charging to a minimum so that consumers...

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CheckPeople and Peoplefinders Pros and Cons

Pros
  • No pros just a con job
  • Cancel account
  • No pros
  • Promptly refunded the disputed charge
  • Information found
  • Found 25 percent of the phone numbers i was looking for
Cons
  • Will rip you off
  • Charges without authorization or knowledge
  • Carged without knowing about it
  • Being ripped off
  • False information
  • Charged my card without knowing

CheckPeople and Peoplefinders Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

They start offering a service for finding lost funds for $1 but then add charges for this and that. I X'd out of it...

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5

I paid for one month to use the Peoplefinder site and have used the site for 5 days. Now the site is down and repeated a...

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5

My child got my phone while I was doing a background check on Leo Penn. The other purchases were done my child I was if...

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5

Thought i was only being charged 5.95. But was charged 29.00 i dont work i need my money back never would of payed...

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CheckPeople and Peoplefinders Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

Ran background check on self, indicated I'm divorced, couldn't find a marriage of 46 years to my wonderful wife, said I...

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1

FREE TRIAL! NO WAY! Supposed to have a 7 day free trial. Just had to give a credit card number. OK. I fell for it....

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1

This company is a typical fraud enterprise that preys on people with the enticement of a $1.00 search and then unconscio...

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1

I signed up for what was supposed to be a 3 day free trial with unlimited searches. I did 5 searches and the...

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CheckPeople and Peoplefinders Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1

DO NOT USE THIS SERVICE!
Information you pay for is useless and can be found on simple Google searches. Also offers a $1...

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No votes

Did the trial and didnt really care for it. Gave you basic information and thats it. You had to pay more to get all of...

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1

Paid $4.99 for a person review. Review was old news and misinformation.
Wrote CheckPeople immediately and said they would...

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No votes

I canceled my Subscriptions and y’all still took money out my account

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CheckPeople and Peoplefinders Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Checkpeople Background Check (117 reviews)
  • Checkpeople Background Check Free Trial (49 reviews)
  • Checkpeople Membership (42 reviews)
  • Peoplefinders Membership (85 reviews)
  • Peoplefinders People Search (75 reviews)
  • Peoplefinders Free Trial (26 reviews)