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Why Social Security Number is Important in Background Screening

Here’s a confusing one: SSN is one of the least common identifiers found during research, such as for criminal records, but is one of the most...

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2016: A Year of Thanks @ChoiceScreening

Do you find yourself enjoying the crisp chill in the air daydreaming about background checks…

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Criminal & Civil: Background Screening Glossary Essentials

Do you need definitions for criminal record background checks and civil background searches all in one place?

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What is an "Employment Eligibility" Verification?

Employers use Employment Eligibility Verification to confirm the identity of a new employee and verify he or she is eligible to be employed in the...

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The Employer’s Obligations under the FCRA

An employer’s obligations under the FCRA carry many responsibilities from which a business may suffer financial and reputational loss if ignored.

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Background Screening Glossary Essentials: Form I-9 & E-Verify

You have a couple options to get a list of definitions for Form I9 and E-Verify…

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Dear HR Generalist: We need to talk about your background checks

HR is central to such much of a business' success. Your background checks fit in there too...

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The Employer’s Choice: Screening Your Employees Online

Employers have a choice of who to hire and who not to hire. They also have a choice in how their background checks are run.

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Background Screening Glossary: Essentials

There is a trick to background screening: know the essentials!

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Comprehensive Background Checks: The National Wants & Warrants Search

The Wants and Warrants Search uncovers information that may not be included in regular criminal record searches.

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