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A digital identity and device verification solution that enables secure and timely real estate wire transfers, all backed by insurance.


By validating the credentials of parties in a transaction and securely sharing bank details, CertifID provides peace of mind and up to $1 million in direct insurance coverage on every wire it protects. CertifID is integrated with title production software systems and allows busy title and escrow operators to eliminate time-consuming, manual processes from their workflow. With tens of thousands of transfers and zero insurance claims, CertifID helps safeguard $7B+ every month from fraud – now surpassing $100B in total funds protected.

  • Clients report a 3x timesaving over legacy identity verification processes like callback procedures, secure email, disbursement authorization forms and notarization.
  • Deployed rapid response recovery services on 100+ cases in 2021 to victims of wire fraud across the country which has led to the successful return of over $34 million in funds stolen by fraudsters.

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Markets Served:

Real Estate Sales, Real Estate Investment and SFR, Multifamily / CRE

Company HQ:

Grand Rapids, Michigan

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