Utilizes dozens of public record providers
Offers Android & iOS apps
Sends automated alerts if information changes
Few subscription options
No 24/7 phone support
Customers can ascertain the following information by running a search through BeenVerified.
- Phone Numbers
- Arrest Records
- Current Address
- Email Addresses
- Social Media behavior
- Court Records
- Professions had
- Distant Relatives
- Neighbor information
Finally, the company runs a feature called KnowThyCustomer. This is a very useful report and feature to have, particularly for those that are trying to improve customer relations or for those trying not to inadvertently partaking in fraud. KnowThyCustomer is great because it runs background checks but churns out the information in such a way that subscribers can sort and filter data for their own purposes. The information can also be designed so that CRM or any potential leads are flagged up and improved.
In terms of stopping any potential fraud, KnowThyCustomer highlights any dangers through past criminal convictions and records. Subscribers can then make the appropriate decision as to whether they want to continue working with the corresponding person.
What makes BeenVerified even more useful is the fact that it has an additional capacity to search criminal records across any American state and within many major cities. Along the same vein, if necessary, BeenVerified gives subscribers the ability to search public records at courthouses for verification if needed. It denotes this service as its offline Court Runner capability and it can come in very handy at times.
- Criminal records
- Property records
- Cell phone rebates
- Magazine subscriptions
- Speeding tickets
- Mortgage deeds
- Social network profiles
- Blog postings
The result is an accurate set of findings that subscribers can use for their own purposes safe in the knowledge that the information found is correct.
In fact, BeenVerified only offers two types of membership or subscription. They are either for a month at a time, or for three months at a time. For those that want a robust service for only a short period of time, that is great.
However, there will be some companies that do not need the in depth level of investigation that BeenVerified offers as standard, but yet they would require it for longer than a month. BeenVerified’s pricing options do not provide a solution to such a need.
- 1-Month Membership: $22.86/mo
- 3-Month Membership: $14.86/mo
While we usually like to see a few more subscription offers, both these plans do offer the following reports, searches and services which are comprehensive:
- Background Reports
- Phone and Email Lookups
- Address Lookups
- Criminal Record Lookups
- Sex Offender Lookups
- Contact Information
Additionally, this is a very transparent pricing structure, albeit limited. There are no hidden fees or contractual obligations, which is not always the case with BeenVerified’ competitors.
However, what BeenVerified do offer is at least efficient in supplying solutions to issues. Customers can leave a message with the BeenVerified support team with an email address and query. The company aim to respond to queries within a day at most. Customers can also email from their own accounts directly.
While support is not round the clock, it is at least available from 8:00am – 10:00pm Eastern on weekdays, and 10:00am – 8:00pm Eastern on weekends.
While the flexibility within pricing structures may preclude some potential subscribers from using BeenVerified, what it does offer for its price is hard to beat. This is down to dedicating its energy to a number of key areas that are fundamental to a background check service running effectively.
For example, it offers a whole host of features, yet it remains incredibly easy to use. This is down to its sleek and simple design. Being so pared back means that customers can be confident during usage and not flustered by the multitude of options on offer. The result is that the customer is happy with the information as the data found is known to be reliable, accurate and correct.
In addition to BeenVerified’s ability to give customers assurance that their results are reliable, is that it has some innovative features. In particular, its in person court records option is fantastic and rare amongst the market competition. It is another way that the company is able to provide assurance to customers that all facts have been checked and verified.
Plus, how BeenVerified presents its findings is helpful and reassuring to customers too. It is easy to read and straightforward so that subscribers do not become confused or inundated with difficult data.
All in all, if you are happy with the limited pricing structures that the company offers, BeenVerified’s background checks are hard to beat.