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ThatsThem: How to Opt Out of ThatsThem | Step-by-Step Instructions

Last Modified Date: Apr 30, 2024

In this post, we’ll cover what ThatsThem is and Step-by-Step instructions on How to Opt Out of ThatsThem.

Opt out from ThatsThem by following the steps in this video or the article below.

What is ThatsThem?

ThatsThem is a people search site where you can find out the details of individuals searching with the information you know about them. ThatsThem has a database containing over 1 billion public records from all 50 states in America. A free search using either a name, home address, email address, phone number, IP address or Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) will display detailed information about a person. Demographics like ethnicity and religion, financials like net worth and income, real estate details like household size, mortgage amount, home value and loan to value amount, lifestyle information like sports played, video game playing and pet ownership, Internet information like geographical coordinates and internet service provider, as well as specific details about vehicle ownership – year, make and model, are available.

If you are concerned about online privacy, opt out and remove your personal information from sites like ThatsThem. Follow the step by step instructions on how to opt out of ThatsThem provided below.

How do I Opt Out and Remove Myself from ThatsThem?

Currently, there are three ways to remove your personal information from data broker sites like ThatsThem:

  1. Sign up for Optery's automated opt out and data deletion service. Our service will monitor and remove your profile from dozens of data brokers on an ongoing basis. Click here to sign up and get started with a free account and to learn about our automated service plans.
  2. Remove your personal information from ThatsThem by following the steps outlined below. Optery provides guides with step-by-step opt out instructions for many other data brokers here.
  3. If you are a resident of California, you can opt out of data broker sites that follow the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) law. Click here to review Instructions for submitting a CCPA Data Deletion Request.

How do I Opt Out of ThatsThem Manually?

1) Open a web browser and navigate to the ThatsThem website here: Enter your first and last name and the city and state where you live into their search engine and click Search.


2) Locate your personal information from the search results that appear. Copy your name, address, and phone number as it is displayed on your record.

NOTE: If more than one record containing your personal information appears, you can opt out multiple times using the information displayed in each of your records in the ThatsThem opt out form. Multiple records might appear if you have lived in more than one location. Repeat Steps 1 through 5 for each personal record that appears from your search results.


3) Scroll down to the bottom of the webpage, find the Optout link and click it.

How to Opt Out of ThatsThem

4) The ThatsThem opt out form will appear. Paste your personal information from Step 2 above into the appropriate fields. Complete the security CAPTCHA and then click Submit.


5) An on screen notification will appear confirming your successful opt out submission. Click the Close button. Your personal information will be removed from the ThatsThem website.


You have taken a simple, but important step towards reclaiming your privacy.  However, there are hundreds of People Search Sites out there displaying peoples’ personal information. They are constantly changing and being updated.  It’s nearly impossible to stay on top of these data brokers which is why we offer our premium service that monitors and removes your profile from dozens of data brokers continuously.  We do all the work. You get your time back and more peace of mind. Bonus tip: if you’re a business owner worried about the security of your employees, we also have Optery for Business.

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