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Urban Legends of Background Screening

The girls looked on, eyes wide in horror as their friend walked to the mirror.

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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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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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Criminal Record Definitions for Background Checks

What is a common mistake employers make when using criminal record background checks?

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Address History in background checks [INFOGRAPHIC]

Why run an Address History background check? 

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How Long Does a Background Check Take?

As an employer, waiting on the results of a background check can test your patience. Certain searches will generate fast results all the time...

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Back to the Future Background Checks

October 21, 2015. The day we’ve all been waiting for – when Marty and Doc Brown arrive in our present to help Marty Jr. avoid a criminal record.

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Bobbing for Bad Apples – Apple rescinds policy not to hire felons

In April 2015, Apple found the bad apple in the bucket and didn’t like the taste. The corporation quickly rescinded a blanket policy not to hire...

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Seasonal Hiring for Retail: Why Background Screening is Important

The most common type of retail theft is, arguably, also the most avoidable – internal. I could rattle off a bunch of statistics, but if you’re...

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NY City Law Impacts Criminal Records & Credit Reports for Hiring

Are you a New York City employer? If so, you have some important updates for your hiring practices.  

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