Bid4Things Enlists EVS for Identity Verification Services

Louisville, KY. (02/21/2013)

Bid4Things, an online auction marketplace, has enlisted the services of Electronic Verification Systems (EVS) as a part of their verified user and auctioneer platform.

On the Bid4Things auction site (, buyers, sellers, and auctioneers have the option to verify their accounts in order to help prevent online auction fraud. After each user verifies his or her identity through EVSs knowledge-based authentication process, that users profile displays a Member Verified or Auctioneer Verified icon on the member profile.

From the very first conversation with Bid4Things, Eric Knapp, Vice President of Client Services at EVS, said, We knew we wanted to partner with them and assist them with their verification and authentication needs.We are honored Bid4Things chose EVS as their identity verification/authentication partner.

In order to provide the most secure online auction community possible, Bid4Things uses EVSs Identifraud Consumer solution to verify customer and seller identities on the site. Designed with the end-user in mind, IdentiFraud Consumer delivers a simple identity verification process that is quick and easy and helps create an environment of trusted customers and sellers.

Bid4Things is revolutionary in the industry, Knapp said. Its been a fascinating process to see the EVS IdentiFraud products to be used in an online auction environment. Bid4Things is a fantastic client and we look forward to offering them identity verification and authentication for many years to come.

To learn more about Identifraud Consumer or about other EVS services, please contact Eric Knapp, Vice President of Client Services at (866) 491-5665 or by email at

About Electronic Verification Systems

Electronic Verification Systems is a leading provider of fraud prevention solutions designed to help businesses combat identity theft, control costs, satisfy governmental regulation, and support audit and control requirements. With major clients in the financial services, retail product, brokerage, education, insurance, and corporate security industries, Electronic Verification Systems provides powerful and innovative solutions to businesses and organizations across the world.


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