Does a potential employer check your credit score?

Answer Some employers check your credit in conjunction with a background check. You are more likely to be subjected to a credit check if you apply for a job in the finance industry or apply for a job that... Read More »

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How to Check a Potential Tenant's Credit?

Checking a potential tenant's credit will give you a snapshot of his or her financial history and can be easily done on the Internet. While it is expensive to do so, it will reduce your risk of ren... Read More »

What does an employer consider as a bad credit score?

For FICO scores, anything below 620 is considered a bad credit score. FICO scores range from 300 to 850. For VantageScore, the range is from 501 to 990, with 990 being the best. Scores are given le... Read More »

Can an employer see your credit score?

While employers can request a copy of your credit report with your permission as part of a background check, the credit report they receive from one of the three major reporting agencies will not ... Read More »

How to Check Your Credit Score?

It can be important to know your credit score, especially if you are planning to apply for a loan or credit card. Although credit laws mandate that consumers be able to obtain free credit report on... Read More »