For only $45 a year (less than $4 a month), Nationwide’s identity theft protection helps you keep your personal data secure amid a growing number of risks and cybercrimes. Add it to your Nationwide policy1 and, if you become a victim, we reimburse up to $25,000 for covered out-of-pocket expenses and provide access to an award-winning team of resolution specialists who are available 24/7 to help.

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We look at the big picture.

  • Monitor
    Our proactive approach uses automated monitoring and human intelligence techniques to track thieves and fraudsters on the deep and dark web where personal data is bought and sold.2 You’ll be notified if we detect suspicious activity regarding your:
    • Social Security number
    • Email addresses
    • Date of birth
    • Debit/credit cards
    • Bank account numbers
    • Insurance cards
    • Driver's license
    • Loyalty program cards
    • Affinity program cards
    • Passport
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    Our Identity Protection Portal2 gives you visibility to help reduce your risk of identity theft or fraud and to easily monitor your credit score and history. The Identity Protection Portal offers:


    An easy-to use online dashboard to quickly track your identity risk level, view suspicious activity alerts and get your credit score all in one place


    A library full of identity protection tips, trending scams to avoid and more


    Monthly updates to help you understand the factors that affect your credit score and ensure your credit history is accurate

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    We make the recovery process as easy as possible by providing white-glove assistance2 with:
    • Affidavit submissions
    • Creditor notification and follow-up
    • Communication with law enforcement and government authorities
    • Placing credit freezes and fraud alerts
    • Lost wallet assistance
    • Emergency cash and travel arrangements
    • Translation services
    • Medical Identity Theft expertise
[1] Must be combined with a Nationwide auto, home, renters, condo or RV policy
[2] Monitoring, portal, and resolution assistance services provided by Generali Global Assistance. There is no additional charge for these monitoring and portal services for up to two adult members of the household and enrollment is optional. Charges apply for additional household members.