Frequently Asked Questions

  • Verif-y addresses the need to provide identity, compliance, and credentialing solutions to individuals and organizations around the world. At its core, these solutions are designed to give users control over who can see their information such as identity documents, education verifications, professional certificates, and more. Besides being able to control who can see their verified credentials, users can also determine what sections of their repository will be made available and for how long access will be granted. By doing so, individuals have better control over their digital identities and organizations can better serve their users all while improving their internal operations.

  • Verif‑y’s platform receives uploads of verified credentials from the awarding institutions and places them in the appropriate user’s repository. Users control who can see their verified credentials and determine what sections of their repository will be made available. There is even the option to terminate access to a party that they have shared information to and request such party to remove any information they have collected.

  • Know Your Customer/Client (KYC) is the process of a business verifying the identity of these individuals and assessing if there are any potential risks associated with them. For more additional information, please follow the link below:

  • Anti-money Laundering (AML) is a procedure used by businesses to prevent criminals from obtaining funds illegally which in turn is converted into legitimate income. For more additional information, please follow the link below:

  • We provide individuals with a competitive advantage in the job market as they can provide their independently verified credentials and employment history directly and instantly. Verif‑y provides users with instant access and control over who can see their information and when. Verif‑y also benefits employers by providing timely, accurate results - enabling employers to reduce the costs and risks of verifying employment records, and track employee licenses and certifications. As a result, this alleviates the need to maintain past employment records for years.

  • Verif‑y’s platform is hosted on a well-known hosting environment which is fully compliant with most government and commercial standards. Our application’s security is certified by a third party, with documentation available upon request. In addition, all stored documents are encrypted and protected by several layers of security.

  • User files are encrypted and stored on our secure servers. Only authorized parties (document providers and users) have access to these files, and third parties may only access them with the user’s approval.

  • Users are requested to enter as much information as possible in order for Verif-y to contact the organization that issues the credential, confirm its existence and validity, and assist them in authenticating the user’s request. Our goal in these instances is to respond back to the user with the results as soon as possible.

  • Credit card and PayPal payments are accepted at this time. We will be adding additional payment options in the near future.

  • If the information is already stored in our systems – instantly. If the information is not verified, it can still be shared instantly but will be marked as a pending verification until 24 to 48 hours later.

  • Users are provided lifetime access to their records. In the event that either Verif‑y or the originating institute (employer, credential provider) are no longer in business, the relevant information will still be available to the user.

  • Yes, Verif‑y is very serious about compliance. We have developed our Privacy Policy that covers how we collect, use, and disclose your information.

  • Verif‑y provides the tools to allow your organization to upload records in their present file format, be it TIFF, PDF, Excel, Word, txt or a unique format tailored to your organization’s system.

  • This feature is coming in a future update.

  • This feature is coming in a future update.