Challenged with combating fake paystubs?

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The challenge of combatting fake paystubs has become an increasing reality for lenders – more so for some than others, depending on the type of lending. Recently, an investigative reporter, Aaron Diamant with WSB-TV Channel 2 Action News in Atlanta, went undercover to see just how easily he could get his hands on fake paystubs [Read More…]

Graduate Outcome Metrics at APSCU 2015

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Join Equifax Verification Services in Denver at APSCU 2015 where we will be highlighting our latest insights solutions that equip educational institutions with the data and analytics required to assess programmatic outcomes and inform key stakeholders on key performance metrics. Stop by Booth #337 to learn more and register to win an Apple Watch! Equifax [Read More…]

Department of Labor Issues WOTC Retro and Hiatus Guidance

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The Department of Labor has issued Training and Employment Guidance Letter 28-14 detailing “Reauthorization of the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) Program for 2014 and Authorization Lapse for 2015.  As we have seen in previous hiatus situations, the State Workforce Agencies (SWA) are instructed to continue processing all timely filed certification request for individuals hired [Read More…]

CFPB Proposes “Ability-to-Repay” Rules in Lending

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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced on March 26th, 2015 it was considering rules that impact short-term and long-term financing by requiring lenders to take steps to make sure consumers can repay loans. The guidance notes the following: “The CFPB recognizes consumers’ need for affordable credit, but is concerned that the practices associated with [Read More…]

Webinar: Credit Unions and the HELOC Landscape

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Event: Credit Unions and the HELOC Landscape Date: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Time: 2:00 p.m. Eastern Registration Link:  http://consumer.equifax.com/LP=1585 According to the latest Equifax National Consumer Credit Trends Report, U.S. consumer appetite for home equity lines of credit (HELOCs) is increasing. More than 1.2 million new HELOCs were opened in 2014, a 15.8% increase over [Read More…]

Webinar: Department of Education’s new “Gainful Employment” Rules

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A well-known attorney with an education-related practice will provide insights on the Department of Education’s new “Gainful Employment” rules at an upcoming webinar. Join us to better understand the new reporting requirements, and what they may mean to your institution. You’ll also learn about how to gain insight into key data and metrics on your [Read More…]

Visit Equifax at the AACC Annual Convention

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Join Equifax at the AACC 2015 Annual Convention – April 18-21 in San Antonio, TX and learn how we can help provide educational institutions with graduate outcome metrics based on objective and verified data that identifies graduate and program performance. The Gainful Employment regulation will go into effect July 1, 2015. Are your programs at [Read More…]

Visit Equifax at MBA’s Tech15

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March 29  – April 1 | Hyatt Regency | Orlando, FL Equifax delivers innovative verification and risk mitigation solutions that provide the transparency you need to streamline your loan process and reduce vendor costs. Visit our booth at MBA’s National Technology in Mortgage Banking Conference & Expo to learn more about how you can: Access [Read More…]

Demystifying compliance issues in automotive dealing & lending and the impact of the CFPB

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Webinar: Demystifying compliance issues in automotive lending & dealing and the impact of the CFPB Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 Time: 2:00 PM ET During the webinar, attendees will learn about key compliance concerns for automotive dealers and lenders from a former examiner with the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, including the increasing reach and influence [Read More…]

Visit Equifax at LendIt USA 2015

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Empowering Online Lending Leaders with Trusted, Verified Data at LendIt USA 2015 Join Equifax at LendIt 2015 in New York- April 13-15, where we’ll be showcasing the latest verification solutions for real-time decisioning and applicant qualification for the internet finance and online lending community. Visit Equifax during LendIt USA 2015, Booth #703 to be entered in a drawing [Read More…]