The product launched October 12, 2018.
- Cost: $9.99/month.
- To purchase: visit www.qbdetectanddefend.com or call (800) 749-6400, 8a-9p M-F (ET).
Learn how to use Detect & Defend.
Detect and Defend offers businesses end-to-end protection against identity theft, fraud, and data breaches. In this article, we'll explain how Detect and Defend works.
Business identity theft occurs when criminals hack or steal sensitive information about your business. And, unfortunately, it's on the rise.
What do criminals do with the information?
Detect & Defend powered by EZShield is designed to protect your business.
The product launched October 12, 2018.
Criminals go to the Dark Web to find, buy, and sell information that they can use to impersonate a business owner. If we find your information on the Dark Web, we'll alert you so you can take action.
We monitor the Dark Web for the following:
We'll monitor your basic information by default and you can add other information using your Dashboard.
Using proprietary technology, we continuously monitor the following:
Business credit reports are used to generate a business' credit score. A business credit report is a record of a business' financial history. It includes the following items:
|Note: Unlike personal credit, anyone can pull your business credit report. There's also no free option to get your full business credit report, unless you've been denied a loan or other line of credit.|
Business credit monitoring is the ongoing monitoring of a business' credit score and history. With Detect & Defend, you will have access to both your credit score and reports, and we will alert you of any changes. These changes can help identify potential identity theft.
You might not have a business credit score or business credit report if your business is:
If your business isn’t registered with your local Secretary of State, QuickBooks Detect & Defend can help you create a file to establish a credit report. Call us at (844) 343-3272 to learn more.
Fraud resolution can be time consuming and, in some cases, may need legal action. Rely on our Certified Resolution Specialists to know what to do, and to manage any fraud issue through to resolution.
All Resolution Specialists agents undergo thorough training to meet our quality standards. Also, they carrying the following certifications:
Your Dashboard is where you can do the following:
We store all information using the highest level of encryption from EZShield’s Triple Layer DefenseSM system. This system has been independently verified and is continuously audited to ensure it meets our high standards of security
After purchasing, you'll receive an email from Quickbooks Detect & Defend [email@example.com] with instructions on how to sign up for your Detect & Defend account. If you don't receive an email within 48 hours, please call (800) 749-6400, 8a-9p M-F (ET).
We will begin scanning the Dark Web with the basic company information you provide when you buy your subscription. But, to get the most benefit, we recommend that you sign up for a Detect & Defend account and customize your Dashboard.
Intuit QuickBooks Detect & Defend is not offered in New York state.
If you are a victim – or think you might be a victim - of fraud or identity theft, immediately call (844) 343-3272 to speak to a live agent. Agents are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
For all billing questions, contact QuickBooks at (800) 749-6400, 8a-9p M-F (ET).
To cancel your service, call QuickBooks at (800) 749-6400, 8a-9p M-F (ET).
There is no penalty to cancel your service. If you do cancel, your subscription will expire at the end of the pre-paid period. (Note: No partial refunds will be issued.)
EZShield is a leader in the fraud and identity protection industry, delivering comprehensive solutions through their tech-enabled platform. More than 15 million consumers and small businesses rely on EZShield to prevent and detect a multitude of identity threats and to resolve identity crime.
QuickBooks has partnered with EZShield to bring QuickBooks Detect & Defend to our customers. From our high security checks to business identity theft and fraud defense, we provide the tools to help keep your business safe.