CREDIT REPORTS

 

Information found in credit reports bears upon the character of the applicant through their creditworthiness. It can include everything from schools attended, residence history, employment history, ability to pay one's bills in a timely manner, to collections, bankruptcies and legal items.

Again, flags can be raised about one's ability to pay one's bills, particulalry if the candidate is applying for a position of trust or dealing with cash or assets.