PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Spokeo and Truth Finder as well as customer ratings and recommendations for these brands. Each brand score is calculated based on set of relevant criteria and displays company performance over time.

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Truth Finder

Spokeo and Truth Finder Overview

Total reviews
46
72
Company responses
0
0
Issues resolved
2
0

Truth Finder was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Oct 16, 2016 and since then this brand received 72 reviews. It is 26 reviews more than Spokeo received since Jun 30, 2011.

Spokeo and Truth Finder Consumer Ratings

Rank
15 out of 77 in Background and People Search category
29 out of 77 in Background and People Search category
Billing Practices
11 in category
19 in category
Exchange, Refund and Cancellation Policy
4 in category
20 in category
Website
14 in category
21 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Spokeo ranks 14 points higher in the Background and People Search category than Truth Finder. People gave Spokeo 1.4 stars for Billing Practices criterion in Background and People Search category and it is 29 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Truth Finder was rated 1.1 stars for Billing Practices criterion in this category and it is 21 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Exchange, Refund and Cancellation Policy criterion, than we see that Spokeo has a higher rating than Truth Finder. Regarding Website criterion, consumers gave Spokeo 1.7 stars and it is 65% greater than other in category. Truth Finder however was rated 1.4 stars and it is 50% worse than other in category.

Spokeo and Truth Finder Rating Details

Billing Practices
1.4 (21 reviews)
1.1 (28 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...If you only have $25 on your Visa gift card so even if they make a mistake in billing they I can't get more than $25. Only used cards that are not attached to your account. ..

PissedConsumer924666

...They got the billing information without my fingerprint. Also, I had backed out of the site when it asked for billing information. Those were the last of my funds for the month, I was saving to but the green beans I was suppose to take to my sister's Thanksgiving meal...

Valeria C
Exchange, Refund and Cancellation Policy
1.8 (20 reviews)
1.2 (29 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I wanted to get any info on a particular Email address. Spokeo indicated they could do that. I paid their fee and then they told me that actually they had NO data on that Email address. This is Lying and Stealing. They did return my payment, but I had to really insist strongly. Very bad internet...

Donni

Its been almost 2 years since I had my first encounter with this horrible company. I am still getting spam mail from the selling of my private email from them. They have no accountability to their negligence. They sold my email address to Nigerian 419 Scammers and anyone else. I have been flooded...

Aaron L
Website
1.7 (18 reviews)
1.4 (32 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...This website is not reliable and it is not valid for Canada anyway so why bother using it at all. They should let you know in advance the territories and regions where a search can be performed but they do not do this for some reason I do not understand. I want my money back immediately...

Eliannah

Never evan signed up, there website is a virus that sends 20 adds a day. I cant get it off my computer. This company is a total scam..

mark E

Spokeo and Truth Finder Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Easy to get fooled into beleiving the can help you
  • I want to canc this without paying extra 37
Cons
  • Sneaky billing
  • See review
  • Lack of information provided
  • Non-compliance with opt out request
  • Being spammed
  • Them stealing my money

Spokeo and Truth Finder Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
4.8

I ordered a subscription thinking it was $4.95 for one month and ended up being $30 all together for 6 months. I called...

4.3

Something called truth finder is charging me 5 dollars every month I've tried contacting them and i get nothing but the...

Spokeo and Truth Finder Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

I gave the email address and it actual name they told me they had lots of stuff Absolutely nothing but an old address...

No votes

Spokeo and Truth Finder Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1.7

I wanted to get any info on a particular Email address. Spokeo indicated they could do that. I paid their fee and then...

Read all 46 reviews

Charged my card for an account that I never authorized. I didn't even know what the company/charge was until I searched...

Read all 72 reviews

Spokeo and Truth Finder Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Spokeo People Search (16 reviews)
  • Spokeo Subscription (7 reviews)
  • Truth Finder Background Check (21 reviews)
  • Truth Finder Public Record (13 reviews)
  • Truth Finder Website (8 reviews)