Are there really a lot of jobs that require an applicant to have a credit check before being hired?
I read this in a Yahoo! Finance story. Would seem only banks and stock firms would ask for this. Seems a bit much for other fields. Not sure if a credit score shows much about an individual.
Asked By: Harry Bee, Marriage Psychic - 6/19/2011
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Eddie, I find this hard to believe! Why in the world would a company want to do a credit check on you prior to hiring you if money wasn't involved other than wanting to "make some"!!! As you stated, I would think possibly only concerns dealing with "big money" situations just may want to look into your credit history... More
Answered By: Sue C - 6/19/2011
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Employers are looking for bankruptcies, extreme debt, defaults, etc... More
Answered By: Rapture - 6/19/2011
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