Intelius Reviews, Pricing, and FAQs

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Intelius Reviews

July 24th, 2019

Intelius is a background checking software that offers criminal records searches, personal contact details, and bankruptcy fillings, among other features.


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Intelius Summary

We do not recommend this company to customers due to a large number of complaints and negative reviews on various sites, including the Better Business Bureau's.

Key Information:


Naveen Jain




Bellevue, WA

Phone Number

1 (425) 974-6100





Vick T.

A total rip off, scam.

Norman K.

I tried them for one phone number. They could not find the number but charged me $7.95 even though I canceled after one day.

Kelly M.

Rip off.


What is Intelius Premier?

Intelius Premier gives you unlimited searches by name, phone, and email address with instant results in an easy-to-read profile format. It is a membership-based service with a monthly subscription fee.

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How do I cancel my account at Intelius?

Go to and sign in to your account, and click on the "My Account" tab. Under "My Membership", click "Cancel My Membership."

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Is Intelius free?

Intelius offers a free people search engine based on the Spock search platform.

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How do I get my information off Intelius?

To remove your information from Intelius, you'll have to place a request for each record.

  1. Prove your identity with a copy of your identification card or license. Make sure to scratch out photo and license number.
  2. Describe the record you want removed.
  3. Send your request by fax. Intelius does not accept opt-out requests by phone or email.

Expect a response time of four to six weeks.

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