ATLANTA, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Equifax
Inc. (NYSE: EFX) announced new, expedited options for manual
verifications. Priority Next Day™ and Priority Two Day™
verifications of employment are designed to deliver market-leading
turnaround for verifiers requiring timely data for decisions on
behalf of consumers. With the new Priority verifications, Equifax
has set an industry standard for near real-time delivery of
The rapid, manual verification solutions complement the
automated service provided by The Work
NumberⓇ database. When information is not instantly
available digitally from The Work Number, the new accelerated
options can expedite the research process to quickly deliver the
verifications of employment (VOE) that help keep decision processes
"Regardless of where the data is, consumers expect - and
verifiers need - it to be reliably and quickly accessible," said
Scott Maxfield, Vice President for
Verifications at Equifax Workforce Solutions. "Our extensive
experience in verifications, and investments in technology have
enabled us to successfully shape a process that meets the rapidly
accelerating decision expectations of consumers by assuring
verifiers that they can get near real-time access to verifications
that may not be on an automated database or those that are needed
in-between payroll cycles."
The new Priority manual verification options may be used by
verifiers to rush an order through the process:
- Priority Next Day VOE can fulfill the request by 11:59 p.m. CT the next business day.
- Priority Two Day VOE can fulfill the request by 11:59 p.m. CT the second business day following
the verification request.
As the leading, automated verification of income and employment
service, The Work Number database fulfills more than half a million
verifications on behalf of consumers every day. In addition,
Equifax teams deliver more than 2 million researched verifications
of income and employment every year. Together, the automated
and new, accelerated Priority verification services are designed to
help provide the most complete and efficient verifications coverage
available to verifiers.
For more information on verifications from Equifax, please
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technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy
by helping financial institutions, companies, employers, and
government agencies make critical decisions with greater
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