State laws are becoming more restrictive, adding an extra layer of protection for consumers

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Criminal background checks are commonplace Applications for certain employment positions. But what about credit checks? Is a job applicant’s credit history relevant for employment? May an employer lawfully check a job applicant’s credit?  

State and local laws are becoming more restrictive, adding an extra layer of protection for consumers over and above the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act.  

 

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