How to Opt-Out of BackgroundAlert in 2022

This guide was updated July 5, 2022

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1. Go to www.backgroundalert.com.
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2. On the bottom of the page click the “Remove My Info” link.
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3. Enter your first and last names and state. Click the search button.
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4. When you find your record, click the “That's me” button.
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5. Type in the email address you are using for your opt outs. Click the “Next” button.
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6. Select "Upload Image of ID". Upload any image. Click the “Next” button.
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7. Check your inbox for the confirmation email then click the "Confirm Opt-out" link (or copy and paste it into your browser).
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8. Success! You have submitted your removal request successfully.
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