Opt Out: Remove Your Info

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SmartBackgroundChecks offers a “smart people search” that lets you easily run a background check on someone. The website aims to provide the most accurate and thorough search, and you can start with just a name, phone number, or address. After inputting that data, will display all the relevant information including location history, full contact info, aliases, public records, and more.

The database accesses almost a billion public records that come from over 2,000 data sources, all of which are verified. We recommend opting out so that does not display your data.

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How to Opt Out From SmartBackgroundChecks

You can opt out from SmartBackgroundChecks by following the below steps.

Step 1: Go to

smartbackgroundchecks website

Step 2: Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click “Do Not Sell My Personal Information” in the footer.

smartbackgrounds check do not sell my info

Step 3: Enter your email address, accept the terms and conditions, and solve the reCAPTCHA. Then click “Accept Terms & Start Removal.”

smartbackgroundchecks opt out form

Step 4 : Click “Search features” to conduct a search of Smartbackgroundchecks so that you can locate the listing with your information.

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Step 5: You will be brought back to the homepage. Fill out your first name, middle name (if applicable), last name, and city/state. Then click “Search”.

smartbackgroundchecks people search

Step 6: Scroll the list of results until you identify the listing with your information. Then click “Click for more details”.

smartbackgroundchecks listingStep 7: Look below the address and click on the yellow “Request My Record To Be Removed” button.

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Step 8: Check the email address you originally provided for a confirmation email. Click the link in your email to verify the removal request.

smartbackgroundchecks opt out confirmation

It can take up to 72 hours for Smartbackgroundchecks to review the request and remove the information from their site. Remember, this process only removes your personal info from It is likely on a number of other data brokers as well. If you do not use an automated tool like BrandYourself, then you will need to go to each site individually and follow their unique opt out process.

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Our tool finds and removes your info from 50+ sites exposing it online