Reviews on LegalShield/Legal Shield (formerly Pre-Paid Legal)
Legal Shield has been around for over 40 years (founded in 1972 as the Sportsman’s Motor Club). In 1976 it would become known as Pre-Paid Legal Services until 2011, when it would be renamed to LegalShield. The company made its initial public offering in 1984 and became private in 2011.
Legal Shield is primarily known as a provider of Pre-Paid Legal services, it is an underwriter of an insurance-like service for legal matters. The company also offers a few other services like identity theft motoring and restoration.
But is the service any good? What story do its reviews tell us?
LegalShield has an averate rating review of 5 Stars on ConsumerAffairs.com and is filled with hundreds of glowing reviews.
Legal Shield Currently has an A+ standing with the BBB. The Legal Shield BBB Profile includes a total of 147 closed complaints.
As the name would imply there are reviews from people who feel they’ve been “ripped off” by the service. There are also rebuttals from those who disagree with these negative reviews.
As always, it’s advisable to conduct research before purchasing a service or buying into an MLM opportunity. Fortunately the internet has plenty of LegalShield reviews and this should allow curious inquirers to make an informed decision.