The Fair Credit Reporting Act governs how employers execute, obtain, and manage consumer reports, including standard pre-employment and current employment-related background checks. This process not only protects personal data but also allows employers to fully assess whether a candidate is fit for employment. Your business is better off when you take the time to implement background checks correctly.
What is the Fair Credit Reporting Act?
The Fair Credit Reporting Act is a set of regulations that helps manage creditors’ and potential employers’ access to people’s private data.