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Cost of a Background Check: How Much Should You Pay?

Posted by Ryan Howard on Wed, Sep 14, 2016  |  Share       

Over the past decade, the consumer reporting and background screening industry has seen significant growth. With growth typically comes competition, and with competition usually comes aggressive pricing. The cost of a criminal background check can vary by search type and by screening company (aka Consumer Reporting Agency - CRA). This post is to provide an estimate of what employers and landlords can expect to pay when conducting employment and tenant screening.   

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Topics: Employee Background Screening, A Professional Background Screening Company, Resident Screening, Tenant Screening, Cost of a Background Check

5 Ways to Reduce the Cost of Background Checks

Posted by Ryan Howard on Fri, Oct 02, 2015  |  Share       

With negligent hiring claims on the rise, more organizations are considering background checks for both current and potential employees. Background checks should be a logical step during the hiring process, especially those who will be in contact with the elderly or children, but the cost may be considered a hindrance. It doesn't have to be.

Keep your company safe with these tips to reduce the cost of background checks.

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Topics: Employee Background Screening, Employment Background Screening, Cost of a Background Check

Why Background Checks save you Money

Posted by Ryan Howard on Thu, Oct 09, 2014  |  Share       

One of the most important business decisions a company can make is to hire the right person for an open position.  Business owners and hiring managers must carefully evaluate a candidate’s experience, skills and education to help determine their qualifications.  An employment background check can help your company hire fully qualified employees while saving your company money in the long run.

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Topics: Employee Background Screening, Employment Background Screening, Cost of a Background Check

Cheap Background Checks? You get what you pay for.

Posted by Ryan Howard on Wed, Sep 10, 2014  |  Share       

If you regularly need background checks, it’s important to find the right provider. Using the wrong service can be disastrous for your business, which is why you shouldn’t make a decision based on price alone. Here are some things you should keep in mind in order to ensure you choose the right company to fill your background screening needs.

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Topics: Instant Background Checks, A Professional Background Screening Company, Cost of a Background Check

Deciphering a Background Check: What to Look For

Posted by Ryan Howard on Wed, Aug 13, 2014  |  Share       

A background check involves investigating a person's employment, criminal and financial history. Although most employers typically want to cut to the chase and see a job candidate's criminal and driving record, there are some practical limitations to these searches. 

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Topics: Employee Background Screening, Job Related Background Screening, Employment Background Screening, Cost of a Background Check

How to Save Time and Money when Requesting a Background Check

Posted by Ryan Howard on Tue, Apr 29, 2014  |  Share       

If you are a Human Resources professional getting close to making a hire, property owner looking to sign on reliable tenants, or in any industry that needs to vet applicants, having a fast, easy and affordable way to do a background check is vital.

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Topics: Employee Background Screening, student background check, Job Related Background Screening, Employment Background Screening, Cost of a Background Check, criminal background check

What to Expect When You’re Expecting (a Background Check)

Posted by Ryan Howard on Tue, Oct 15, 2013  |  Share       

When will it be here? What will it look like? How much is it going to cost you? Wait a minute, is it even yours?

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Topics: hiring employees, Tenant Screening, Employment Background Screening, FCRA Compliance, Cost of a Background Check

Screen for the Position: HR Guide to Safe Hiring and Cost Management

Posted by Ryan Howard on Thu, Jul 18, 2013  |  Share       

In college, I was a Communications major with a focus in broadcast journalism. I recall something a professor said to me in one of my post production (editing) courses. In reference to the importance of having good material (footage) to use in the edit bay, he told me the best cameramen will always "Shoot for the edit".

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Topics: Adverse Action Notice, Job Related Background Screening, FCRA Compliance, Cost of a Background Check, EEOC Compliance

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