Credit Checks Improve Hiring Practices
Jan 08, 2020 MicroBilt News
Entrepreneur Magazine reports that companies who invest in background screening, including consumer credit reports, do better jobs, in most circumstances, when hiring new staff.
Infographic: 5 Frightful Facts About Fraud
Oct 29, 2018 MicroBilt News
Costume parties, murder mistery dinners and haunted hay rides are some of the ways to have a ghoulishly good time when Halloween rolls around each year. But there’s nothing fun about the rate at which fraud occurs - every two seconds, by some estimates.
Infographic: 3 Scams That Target The Underbanked
Jul 19, 2018 MicroBilt News
America's unbanked - all 23 million of them - are in scammers' crosshairs. Even though the unbanked may not have checking accounts or credit cards, they're unfortunately not immune to deception, as the uptick in prepaid card fraud has proven.
Infographic: 3 Signs of Mortgage Application Fraud
Mar 15, 2018 MicroBilt News
A CoreLogic study found mortgage fraud in the U.S. increased 16.9 percent between 2016 and 2017. Lenders who are handling mortgage applications in the new year must keep themselves informed regarding these three common warning signs of this crime.
Infographic: The benefits of fintech for the credit invisible
Feb 20, 2018 MicroBilt News
Fintech firms have made quite a mark on the lending world in the past few years. Their innovative deployment of mobile banking tools is the cause, something which is quite beneficial to those with little to no traditional credit.