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MicroBilt Launches PC Lease Program to Credit Industry

Kennesaw, GA, Sep 09, 2001

MicroBilt to Offer Access to through Affordable New Computer Lease Program MicroBilt Corporation, the premier provider of credit access via the Internet, announced today the launch of a new PC lease program for businesses that frequently access credit bureau data and retrieval. Many small sized businesses still rely on credit terminals to run credit reports for lending purposes. The new PC lease program is designed to provide faster, more cost-effective credit bureau reporting to the credit professional who may still be using a credit terminal from year's prior. Last year, following along with the technology of the Internet, MicroBilt debuted their website, While many of their customers have migrated from standalone credit terminals and dial-up software, many still rely on standard credit terminals used by bank branches back in the 80's, to run credit reports. Surprisingly, there are still many small businesses that don’t have access to the Internet because they don’t have a computer or prefer to dedicate a computer to just running credit reports. MicroBilt has designed an affordable lease that includes standard hardware, software and access to their site. Monthly lease rates begin at $29.99 per month and include 60 free transactions each month. "We want to provide fast, efficient services to all our customers," states Mike Garretson, SVP and General Manager, MicroBilt Corporation. "While we frequently focus on new technology for our large growth customers, we believe it is important for smaller business to have access to the same services." In addition to accessing the Internet and running credit bureau reports, customers will be able to take advantage of the decisioning capabilities offered through Utilizing MicroBilt's Decision Page, customers can define their credit parameters based on particular credit scores and deliver a credit decision within seconds, therefore expediting their service delivery and increasing their sales. About MicroBilt:
MicroBilt, a division of Bristol Investments, Ltd., is the North American leader in credit bureau data access and retrieval, providing credit solutions to the Financial (banking, mortgages, home equity, credit union, collections), Rental or Leasing, Health Care, Insurance, Law Enforcement, Educational (Universities, Colleges and institutions of higher learning) and Utilities (gas, electric, cellular, cable, telephone) industries. MicroBilt is certified through and provides interfaces with the three consumer bureaus, Equifax (NYSE: EFX), Experience (London Stock Exchange: GUS) and Trans Union and the two commercial bureaus, Dun & Bradstreet and Experience Business. Bureau data is available via dedicated terminals, dial-up software, Internet website access (, or through an integrated custom interface utilizing the Software Developers Kit. Private Company Information along with knowledge-based analytical tools and information services is available through MicroBilt’s newly acquired, Integra Information, Inc. The company also enables web sites to enhance their content offerings by delivering a and co-branded site to their established online communities. MicroBilt services over 30,000 customers throughout the United States and Canada. Formerly a First Data Corporation (NYSE: FDC) subsidiary, MicroBilt Corporation (, maintains offices in Georgia, New Jersey, New York, South Carolina, Arizona, Illinois and California. For more information, contact MicroBilt Corporation, 1640 Airport Road, Suite 115, Kennesaw, GA 30144. Telephone: 1-800-884-4747. Or visit their website at