Kount is a company offering fraud prevention solutions. Its products include Kount Command protecting against ecommerce fraud and chargebacks; Kount Control that stops malicious logins and enables personalized customer experiences; and Kount Data on Demand, a private data warehouse that delivers data for analysis, reporting, and custom ML models. The company also intercepts, stops, and resolves chargebacks to recover revenue and avoid monitoring programs.

Employee Rating

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TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyEquifax
HQBoise, ID, US
Founded2007
Websitekount.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
Kount was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Boise, ID, US
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Key People/Management at Kount

Bradley Wiskirchen

Bradley Wiskirchen

Chief Executive Officer
Bradley J. Wiskirchen

Bradley J. Wiskirchen

SVP and GM
Rich L. Stuppy

Rich L. Stuppy

VP & Senior Customer Experience Leader
Jim Gasaway

Jim Gasaway

VP & Senior Technology Leader
Gary Sevounts

Gary Sevounts

Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)
Vikram Dhawan

Vikram Dhawan

VP & Senior Product Leader
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Kount Office Locations

Kount has an office in Boise
Boise, ID, US (HQ)
1005 W Main St
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Kount Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2007

Total Funding

$80 m

Investors

In total, Kount had raised $80 m. Kount is a subsidiary of Equifax

Kount Operating Metrics

Feb, 2021

Industries

75

Payment Providers and Card Networks

50

Interactions Annually

32 b

Devices Annually

17 b
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Kount Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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Kount Online and Social Media Presence

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Kount Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    81/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    93/100

  • Compensation

    B

    77/100

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Kount News and Updates

New Digital Payments in 2021: Opportunities and Chargeback Risks Survey from Kount, an Equifax Company, Reveals Payment Opportunities and Risks for Merchants

Kount, an Equifax Company, the leader in digital identity trust and fraud prevention, has published the first of its kind "Digital Payments in 2021: Opportunities and Chargeback Risks" survey

Kount counters chargebacks with Ethoca

Kount, an Equifax (NYSE: EFX) company, and a leader in digital identity trust and fraud prevention, today announced a new joint offering of two award-winning products from Ethoca, a Mastercard Company.

Equifax Closes Acquisition of Kount

Equifax® (NYSE: EFX) announced today that it has closed the acquisition of Kount, a provider of Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven fraud prevention and digital identity solutions. The definitive agreement to acquire Kount was announced on January 8,

Stuzo and Kount Partner to Bring Industry-Leading Fraud Protection to Stuzo's Open Commerce® Platform and Managed Software Services

Kount's Digital Identity Trust Solution Delivers Protection and Frictionless Experiences Across the Entire Customer Journey for Everyday Spend Retailers

FreedomPay Announces Kount as Strategic Partner for Fraud Prevention and Data Protection Globally

The fully integrated Identity Trust solution will include payments fraud and chargeback prevention, 3DS2 authentication, and access to Data on Demand.read more

Barclaycard adopts SCA-busting fraud module from Kount

Barclaycard Payments, which processes almost 40 per cent of card transactions in the UK, is to provi...

Kount Blogs

How to grow revenue, minimize fraud from subscription business models

The online subscription services industry has grown exponentially in recent years. According to data from the last year, 78% of adults globally use a subscription service. So it’s safe to say the subscription business model has changed how consumers shop. Most would rather opt for an experience that…

Refunding services: Increased popularity likely cause of more returns

Last year, consumers returned, on average, 20.8% of all online purchases, according to an NRF report. Unfortunately, 10.6% of those returns were fraudulent, amounting to some $23.2 billion in losses. Overall, for every $100 in returned merchandise, retailers lost $10.30 to refund fraud. The report s…

The geek’s guide to 5 tech features that improve fraud prevention

Machine learning, artificial intelligence, a robust data network, customizable policies, alert management, and holistic customer journey protection are key components in the best fraud prevention software solutions. These components vary by product and are essential for effective fraud prevention. B…

Top 4 fraud schemes affecting mobile gaming — and how to stop them

In the past year, consumers globally have spent $116 billion on mobile games, according to research from data.ai. So it’s no surprise that mobile gaming has become one of the most popular forms of gaming, surpassing PC and console platforms. Anyone can play anywhere they want. Unfortunately, online …
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Kount Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kount founded?

    Kount was founded in 2007.

  • Who are Kount key executives?

    Kount's key executives are Bradley Wiskirchen, Bradley J. Wiskirchen and Rich L. Stuppy.

  • How many employees does Kount have?

    Kount has 233 employees.

  • Who are Kount competitors?

    Competitors of Kount include CardinalCommerce, Riskified and Forter.

  • Where is Kount headquarters?

    Kount headquarters is located at 1005 W Main St, Boise.

  • Where are Kount offices?

    Kount has an office in Boise.

  • How many offices does Kount have?

    Kount has 1 office.