how to opt out of beenVerified

Are you sick and tired of having your personal information publicly strewn across the internet for anyone to see? Well, here is your guide on how to permanently remove your name from We'll also show you how to remove your personal information from dozens of other internet data brokers who profit from selling your data.

opt out of beenverified

Disclaimer: Opting out of does not remove your information from the other data brokers currently selling your information. Your information will still be public on these other websites. If you would like to opt-out of all data brokers at once, including, just click here and scan your name.

to opt out of, follow these steps:

  1. Visit their opt-out page here
  2. Fill out the form with your first name, last name, and state. Click the "search" button
  3. The next form is the data removal form. If you do not have a pre-existing account with beenverified, then keep the request type "Do Not Sell My Information"
  4. Complete the rest of the form and click "Continue"
  5. This will show you your "results" page, where beenverified displays the information they have on you. You will see a button on those results titled "Proceed To Opt Out." Click that.
  6. Beenverified will then ask you for your email address to confirm your request and provide any additional information. Simply agree to the terms, complete the captcha verification proving you're a human, and click "Remove My Info."
  7. IMPORTANT: You must then confirm your opt out request by clicking the link in the email they send you. They do not specify this on their site. Make sure you receive their opt-out confirmation email, and click the big green button that says "Verify Opt-Out."
  8. Congratulations! You are now opted out of beenverified!

How long does it take beenverified to remove my information?

Once you submit your opt-out request, beenverified can take up to 90 days to honor it. They typically update their records every three months, which means you might have to wait three months to see your data removed. There is no fast way to do this. But the good new is, once you've submitted your removal request, it eventually will be removed.

The downside is that they may re-collect your data in the future and start selling it again. This is why it's worth having a monitoring service like who will scan the web for your information every month to ensure it has not been re-listed. will automatically submit opt-out requests on your behalf to beenverified and over 50 other data brokers who sell your personal information. This saves you countless hours of submitting removal requests, and having to check every month if your data has been relisted.