Background Screening Blog

Keeping Up with FCRA Compliance Requirements [Free Checklist]

Posted by Verified Credentials on Jan 24, 2020 1:49:29 PM
HR leaders have to stay in front of a lot of regulatory concerns. Maintaining compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) with background checks is undoubtedly one of them.

Topics: Compliance, FCRA, Fair Credit Reporting Act

Keep It Simple: An FTC Guide to Disclosure and Authorization Forms

Posted by Verified Credentials on Sep 13, 2019 9:47:11 AM
The requirements and obligations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) can be challenging to navigate, even for the most seasoned employer. Any employer that uses a professional background screening company like Verified Credentials to get a background report (called a “Consumer Report” under the FCRA) on applicants or employees is likely subject to the FCRA.

Topics: Employment Background Checks, Compliance, FCRA, FTC