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UK & I Fraud Report 2018

Today we uncover a new fraud every 15 seconds. This year’s fraud report has shown a similar trend to last year. Current accounts continue to be targeted, as do the Urban Cohesion Mosaic...

Report - Oct 2018
Employing apprentices – do they need a Criminal Record check?

With the Government’s plans to reach three million new apprentices by 2020¹, it’s becoming more attractive for businesses to employ apprentices, particularly with the introduction of the...

Blog - Oct 2018
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Data Breach: It’s not what you tell your customers. It’s…

Businesses often think that a data breach can bring down a company. That’s factually correct – it can. Financially it can be crippling, especially if you’re an SME or a start-up. But it’s...

Blog - Oct 2018
Employment rate at record high – how to recruit the…

At 75.6 per cent, the employment rate has never been higher – with over 3.3 million people moving into work since 2010 and 32.4 million people now in work. And with a continued fall in...

Blog - Sep 2018
NEWS: Experian partner with SAFERjobs to help protect job seekers…

Recruitment fraud is becoming an increasing challenge for many; those working in HR and recruitment, as well as those applying for positions. In July 2017, the employment minister said one in 10...

Blog - Sep 2018
Case Study: Brooknight Security

Brooknight Security use Experian’s background checking services to speed up employee vetting and improve employment rates. Brooknight Security provide a range of security services to corporate and...

Case Study - Sep 2018
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Case study: Saga services

Saga sees instant savings from using Experian’s fraud solutions in their processing. Saga is a British company focused on supporting the needs of those aged 50 and over and currently serves more...

Case Study - Sep 2018
Experian Background Checking launch of free Criminal Record checks

We are pleased to announce that Experian Background Checking services now offers free Standard and Enhanced DBS Criminal Record Checks for volunteers. Organisations taking on volunteers can take...

Blog - Sep 2018
5 top fraud threats, and how to tackle them

Fraudsters are always developing new ways to attack businesses and customers. In this shifting landscape, you need to fully understand those emerging fraud threats, and deploy multi-layered security...

Blog - Sep 2018
How to improve your employee screening

When we consider employee screening, many of us may think about simple background checks such as following up on employee references – but is this enough? There are still many companies who don’t...

Blog - Sep 2018
Experian Background Checking shows support of the automotive, logistics and…

Experian Background Checking deal with many businesses within the automotive, logistics and transport sector, helping them improve their employee onboarding by conducting various background checks on...

Blog - Sep 2018
The future of work: Leading the way in background checking

As many business and HR professionals think about the future of work, they’re looking at ways in which they can get ready for it now and stay on top of latest trends and ways to improve...

Blog - Sep 2018