""Credit Plus"":https://www.creditplus.com/ announced Friday that the company is now a certified reseller of Equifax Verification Services (EVS). EVS offers online employment verification from Equifax's The Work Number database.[IMAGE] [COLUMN_BREAK]
""Lenders today operate in an environment of heightened regulation making the need to have reliable verification processes from a credentialed source more important than ever,"" said Michael Kuentz, verification services leader at Equifax. ""As a reseller of The Work Number, Credit Plus is well positioned to deliver an unparalleled level of efficiency, and documentation to lenders to help them better manage risk and meet regulatory demands.""
Equifax's The Work Number database includes 226 million total records and more than 53 million current employment records contributed by over 2,500 employers. It is updated every payroll cycle. Credit Plus is able to manually verify employment within one to three business days for applicants not included in the database.
Greg Holmes, national director of sales and marketing at Credit Plus, said Equifax's database will streamline operations for customers.
""We make employment verifications easy and offer lenders an auditable process that ensures they are getting data they can trust,"" Holmes said.