Background Checks

Background checks allow employers, landlords, licensing agencies, arms dealers, and more to screen applicants. Thus, background checks allow the fielding of applicants by checking their criminal history, identity verification, credit worthiness, and more which helps to ensure they’re qualified.

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How To Do a Background Check on Yourself Using Official Databases

There could be many reasons a person would run a background check on t...

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Jayson Baxter
September 17, 2023
In front of a white government building with the US flag on top, a woman wearing a black blazer with a blue undershirt, black pants, and shoes holds a magnifying glass directed at a background check report, while beside her, a man wearing a yellow t-shirt, blue pants, and black shoes stands, looking confused as he wonders how to get a federal background check on himself.
How To Get a Federal Background Check on Yourself Free in 1 Step

When you apply for a position that requires a nationwide or federal ba...

A portrait of Background Check Records founder, Jayson Baxter.
Jayson Baxter
June 17, 2023
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How Long Does a Fingerprint Background Check Take?

A fingerprint background check is a standard screenings for employment...

A portrait of Background Check Records founder, Jayson Baxter.
Jayson Baxter
May 17, 2023
On the left, a man wearing a formal attire, a polo shirt with a blue necktie, dark blue pants, and blue shoes is scratching his head in confusion while holding a magnifying glass in his other hand and on the right, a woman wearing a formal attire, a blue suit and pants, and black shoes stands in front of a computer screen with silhouettes of 7 year background check states.
7 Year Background Check States (List): How the 7 Year Rule Works

All of the 7 year background check states use a 7 year lookback period...

A portrait of Background Check Records founder, Jayson Baxter.
Jayson Baxter
May 14, 2023
A woman with blonde hair wearing a black and blue pants suit is holding a magnifying lens over a computer monitor where an image of a man with a yellow shirt is seen, while the other lady wearing a blue shirt, black pants, and a white long gown is considering how far back does a FBI background check go as she points to a white and blue calendar.
How Far Back Does a FBI Background Check Go? See Yours Now

One of the most extensive background checks that a person can undergo ...

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Jayson Baxter
March 31, 2023
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10 Year Background Check States vs 7-Year States (Full List & Laws)

In the United States, states with 10-year background check regulations...

A portrait of Background Check Records founder, Jayson Baxter.
Jayson Baxter
March 1, 2023

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