Awards and Certificates
Verivox was founded in 1998 and ranked first as best price comparison portal in various comprehensive tests. This is exceptional and provides safety which you can rely on.
Best comparison portal for energy
Verivox finds the cheapest tariffs and offers the best service. This was tested by the German Institute for Service Quality (DISQ) in September 2013. They analysed the information and services of twelve comparison sites for energy. Verivox was rated best in this test. As to price analysis they investigated which portal finds the cheapest tariffs. Here, Verivox comes in first place whereas its biggest competitor Check24 merely ranks 8th.
Best comparison portal for car insurance
Verivox finds the cheapest tariffs for car insurances and offers the best service. The German Institute for Service Quality (DISQ analysed the information and services of five comparison sites for car insurances energy. Verivox was rated best of all portals offering the best service and the best results.
Top grades with Stiftung Warentest
Complete information and excellent service are the trademarks of Verivox. The comparison portal already achieved two first places with Stiftung Warentest. Verivox obtained an overall score of 2.6 by Stiftung Warentest in a comparison of ten electricity price calculators (Edition 03/2013). Hence Verivox is, like in the first test (09/2008), the best-rated comparison site for electricity tariffs.
Certified comparison portal – price comparison: electricity/gas
Tested comparison portal: Verivox receives the distinction „TÜV-certified comparison portal – price comparison: electricity/gas “. The certificate is an evidence of the independent and customer-oriented work of the comparison portal. The TÜV checks every three months whether the Verivox tariff calculators for electricity and gas continue to meet all requirements for the seal.
Four times in a row: Website of the year
In 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 Verivox was awarded the prize as best and most popular “Website of the year” in the category “Comparison”. In 2015, more than 500,000 internet users from Germany voted in the competition by the market research enterprise MetrixLab. Verivox received the highest ratings for navigation, content and design and in addition the majority of votes in the category “Comparison”.
Certified service quality
To ensure that our customers are satisfied with our offer, we had our complete customer service reviewed for customer satisfaction by TÜV Saarland. The result: The customer service of Verivox obtained the overall score VERY GOOD.
Passive member of Schlichtungsstelle Energie e.V.
Verivox is the first passive member of the Schlichtungsstelle Energie e.V.. The institution was founded in October 2011 and is acknowledged by the Federal Ministry of Economy and the Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection as a central arbitration body for the extra-judicial arbitration of conflicts between power supply companies and consumers. The arbitration body advances the fast and unbureaucratic settlement of disputes between customers and suppliers.
Verivox is test winner of Öko-Test magazine
Verivox represents the cheapest tariffs and now even has it in black and white. The magazine Öko-Test examined 21 online price calculators for electricity and solely Verivox reached the maximum score because only Verivox found all 30 wanted tariffs. For the consumers this means: They can rely on Verivox.
Consumers evaluate the service of Verivox via eKomi
Our customers’ opinion is important and valuable to us. With eKomi we make use of an external and neutral review platform. So far more than 90,000 consumers have assessed our service – 98 % of our customers rate it very positively.
Verivox is test winner with "Getestet.de"
The test portal getestet.de made Verivox the test winner in a comparison of “household tariff calculators”. They compared six portals. Verivox became test winner on points and proved itself by correct results, additional possibilities of comparison and relevant information.
Verivox wins Innovation Prize IT by Initiative Mittelstand
In March 2010, Verivox won the Innovation Prize IT by the Initiative Mittelstand. The Verivox tendering platform, which commercial customers can use to optimise their energy costs, won out over the competing companies in the category “e-business”.
German Stevie Award – for outstanding service achievement
Verivox wins the golden German Stevie Award in the category "Customer Service Team of the Year" for its outstanding customer service. The Stevie Award is one of the most important business awards in the world.