If you created an account through the ID.me website, you may have been redirected to the ID.me shop. To start the verification process, please access the link or website of the organization, such as a state workforce agency, for which you need to verify your identity. You may also search the organization through our Help Site's search bar or select from the list below:
Steps to verify your identity with ID.me:
- You may be prompted to complete this first step in various ways (for example, when you apply for access to certain services or websites, or by clicking the green Verify with ID.me button). You may have the option to Sign In to your existing account, or click to Create an ID.me Account. Follow the prompts to set up your account.
- When prompted, confirm your email address.
- Multi-factor authentication (MFA) strengthens account security by requiring an additional step in the sign-in process. Select one of the options displayed.
- Select one of the options below to Verify Your Identity. (Depending on the partner you are accessing, this step may be required. The option to Answer questions about your credit history is not available for some identity verifications.)
The rest of the verification process is slightly different based on which option you choose: