STAMFORD, Conn., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Affinion Group, a leading provider of identity theft protection services, was among a small handful of companies whose products scored in the top 6 of all of the major categories in the annual provider scorecard, released today by Javelin Strategy & Research. Between Affinion's flagship offering, IdentitySecure, and the products the company offers on a white label basis, Affinion's products scored well in preventing, detecting and resolving potential incidences of identity theft.
"We continue to be the largest provider of identity protection services with one of the deepest arrays of products and benefits in the market," said Jim Daxner, SVP of Protection Solutions for Affinion Group. "Our products are regularly evolving to meet the needs of real-world consumers who want to protect themselves."
This is the 7th annual Identity Protection Services Scorecard set forth by Javelin. Data for the scoring criteria was collected via extensive website research, telephone calls and web chats with customer service representatives, and for the first time, by surveying executives of the companies providing the products. In total, 17 companies were ranked in the report.
"Identity Fraud can be an exceptionally complex crime, and companies who are able to offer complete services, including prevention, detection and resolution continue to offer strong consumer value," said Jim Van Dyke, founder of Javelin Strategy & Research."
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About Affinion Group
As a global leader with 40 years of experience, Affinion Group enhances the value of its partners' customer relationships by developing and marketing loyalty solutions. Leveraging its expertise in customer engagement, product development and targeted marketing, Affinion provides programs in subscription-based lifestyle services, personal protection, insurance and other areas to help generate increased customer loyalty and significant incremental revenue for more than 5,740 marketing partners worldwide, including many of the largest and most respected companies in financial services, retail, travel, and Internet commerce. Based in Stamford, Conn., the Company has approximately 4,300 employees and has marketing capabilities in 19 countries globally. Affinion holds the prestigious ISO 27001 certification for the highest information security practices, is PCI compliant and Cybertrust certified. For more information, visit www.affinion.com.
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