Some employers will complete a credit check to learn a bit more about any potential hire. They may be curious to see if there are any signs of financial distress with the employee that could make them a risk for fraud or theft within the business. They will not see the whole credit score for an employee, but will see a modified version of the credit report so they can make better decisions before hiring.
COVID-19 is having significant influences on everything in day-to-day operations, and background checks are one of the areas where there have been delays reported. But why are background checks coming out slower?
The coronavirus pandemic has closed many businesses across the country, and included among those organizations are courthouses and county buildings. You will not be able to access the court records, criminal history, and other legal information as quickly when the buildings where the details are … Read More