Background Checks on Prospective Employees: Keep Required Disclosures Simple

If your company gets background information on prospective employees, it’s likely you’re covered by...

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Denying an Applicant: What Property Managers Need to Know

In a perfect world, anytime a tenant moved out, a new and equally perfect tenant would be...

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Fighting ID Theft - ID Theft Schemes have Become More Complex

With regular media attention detailing the latest elaborate schemes of identity thieves, most...

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Information About Reporting Criminal Records From NCRA's Legal Counsel

As the nation’s most trusted provider of criminal and eviction data solutions for the...

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Using Information from Data Brokers? Beware the FCRA and the FTC …

As sellers and Internet service providers gather increasing amounts of consumer information, the...

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October 09, 2014

Using Information from Data Brokers? Beware the FCRA and the FTC …

As sellers and Internet service providers gather increasing amounts of consumer information, the data broker industry has expanded. Identifying themselves as "market research" firms, data brokers buy, analyze, sort, aggregate, and resell public and non-public information and analytics about consumers to companies that use the data to target their marketing efforts.

March 10, 2014

Background Checks: What Employers Need to Know

When someone mentions the FTC, the EEOC, and the FCRA in the same sentence, it may sound like a ladle of alphabet soup.  What’s really being served up is a new joint publication by the Federal Trade...

February 18, 2014

Lock, Stock, and Peril

In old movies, ransom notes came in the form of pasted letters cut from newspapers.  There’s a new kind of ransom that could pose a substantial risk to your business.  Have you alerted your staff...

January 13, 2014

Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week

Did You Know It’s Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week?

Ready for tax season? If you haven’t heard about tax identity theft, you may not be.