Alcohol, cigarettes, knives, adult content, and other restricted items are safeguarded from minors offline—but how about protecting the privacy of the same content online?
In this day and age, businesses are working to create a safer online environment by keeping younger, age-inappropriate users out with sophisticated verification tools while maintaining the frictionless user experience and confident conversion rates.
Age verification is a restrictive measure used to protect and cut access to digitally available content for those who don’t fit the required age mark. Various age verification systems are used to hide certain content from underage users. The type of this inappropriate content can be:
Age verification keeps companies up to date with the latest requirements, state laws, and merchant account policies. The result of non-compliance can be fines up to millions of dollars depending on how serious the case is.
Companies quite often implement KYC services such as age verification to set the age brackets a particular user falls in and separate underage users from their target group as unnecessary user traffic.
Some of the cases when age verification is applied:
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Sumsub allows users to prove who they are and what their age is, taking just 0.75-0.9 seconds. You can get verified by: