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  • The Impact of Synthetic Identity Fraud… By the Numbers

    The Impact of Synthetic Identity Fraud… By the Numbers

    What is synthetic identity fraud? Synthetic identity fraud occurs when fraudsters create new, fictitious identities by using different components of real identities – such as a name from one...

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  • How Fraudsters Are Using Synthetic Identities

    How Fraudsters Are Using Synthetic Identities

    Pathways to Synthetic Identity Fraud Fabricated social security numbers (SSNs) and authorized user abuse are the two main pathways into synthetic identity fraud.  Fraudsters can build synthetic...

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  • Identity verification in a digital age — Expand your view to include more consumers, and their devices

    Identity verification in a digital age — Expand your view to include more consumers, and their devices

    Practically everything’s digital these days, which can be both good and bad when you’re performing identity verification while activating a new account. The convenience can be game-changing, since...

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  • New Tax Cuts: Immediate Impact to Credit Expected?

    New Tax Cuts: Immediate Impact to Credit Expected?

    As economists, we study the historical impacts of natural disasters, changes in government policy or actions by central banks so that we can make an educated ‘guess’ as to how the economy might...

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  • Early Payment Performance: Changing standards?

    Early Payment Performance: Changing standards?

    Assessing early payment performance on recent vintages for key tradelines provides a good barometer for lending conditions in the current economic climate. Segmenting and analyzing tradelines by...

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  • 2017 Resource Round-Up: Insights at Your Fingertips

    2017 Resource Round-Up: Insights at Your Fingertips

    Ready access to valuable insights delivered to your inbox in 2017 Equifax shares a number of resources created to help you grow and protect your business 2017 was an eventful year across the...

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  • Household debt is creeping up. Cause for alarm? Not yet.

    Household debt is creeping up. Cause for alarm? Not yet.

    The latest U.S. Economic and Credit Trends Outlook webinar from Equifax featured guest speaker Cristian deRitis, Senior Director at Moody’s Analytics. In addition to the customary review of recent...

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  • “Focus on Fraud: Exploring the New Frontier and Creating Effective Solutions” at the Annual Utilities Credit and Collections Symposium

    The 2018 Annual Utilities Credit and Collections Symposium — a premier event for utility industry credit and collections professionals — takes place this year in Sarasota, Florida, from February...

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  • Webinar On Demand: The Credit Impact of Hurricanes

    Webinar On Demand: The Credit Impact of Hurricanes

    Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria wreaked havoc across the South. Banks, lenders and dealers alike are left wondering what the full impact might be on their books of business. Join Equifax and...

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  • Register Now: The Credit Impact of Hurricanes

    Register Now: The Credit Impact of Hurricanes

    The Credit Impact of Hurricanes Hosted by Equifax and Moody’s Analytics December 13, 2017 at 1:00pm ET Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria wreaked havoc across the South. Banks, lenders and dealers...

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  • Are You Prepared for FinCEN’s Final Rule on Beneficial Ownership?

    Are You Prepared for FinCEN’s Final Rule on Beneficial Ownership?

    The implementation date of FinCEN’s final rule on beneficial ownership and Customer Due Diligence requirements for financial institutions is May 11, 2018. Are you ready?   The Hurdles of...

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  • Register Now: Nebulous Digital Marketing Investment is Dead

    Register Now: Nebulous Digital Marketing Investment is Dead

    Digital marketing is changing. Is your strategy keeping pace? Join us Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 2pm ET in this timely webinar discussion hosted by the Consumer Bankers Association, experts...

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  • Webinar On Demand: Q4 U.S. Economic and Credit Trend Outlook

    Webinar On Demand: Q4 U.S. Economic and Credit Trend Outlook

    This quarterly webinar series is aimed at helping you make more informed decisions, with economic and consumer credit insights from across the U.S. Join Equifax as chief economist Amy Crews Cutts...

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  • It’s Almost Here… Register Now: Q4 U.S. Economic and Credit Trends Outlook Webinar

    It’s Almost Here… Register Now: Q4 U.S. Economic and Credit Trends Outlook Webinar

    There is still time to register for the Q4 U.S. Economic and Credit Trends Outlook webinar from Equifax. This quarterly webinar series is aimed at helping you make more informed decisions, with...

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  • Webinar On Demand: The Impact of Digital Transformation on Customer Experience – Are You Leaving Money on the Table?

    Webinar On Demand: The Impact of Digital Transformation on Customer Experience – Are You Leaving Money on the Table?

    Listen now as Hrishi Talwar, VP of Digital Identity and Mobile Products at Equifax, and guest speaker Maxie Schmidt-Subramanian, Principal Analyst at Forrester, discuss integrated digital...

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  • Employer Alert – Form I-9 Scam

    Employer Alert – Form I-9 Scam

    U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), has alerted employers to an email phishing scam requesting Form I-9 information. Recently, some employers have received fraudulent emails...

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  • Webinar: Register Now for The Impact of Digital Transformation on Customer Experience: Are you leaving money on the table?

    Webinar: Register Now for The Impact of Digital Transformation on Customer Experience: Are you leaving money on the table?

    Join Equifax Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 1:00 pm ET as Hrishi Talwar, VP of Digital Identity and Mobile Products at Equifax, and guest speaker Maxie Schmidt-Subramanian, Principal Analyst at...

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  • Gauging U.S. Recession Risk: New White Paper Available from Equifax

    Gauging U.S. Recession Risk: New White Paper Available from Equifax

    A question frequently asked is when the U.S. might enter into a recession. To help separate fact from fiction, Amy Crews Cutts, senior vice president and chief economist at Equifax and Gunnar...

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  • Webinar On Demand: Q3 Economic and Credit Trends from Equifax

    Webinar On Demand: Q3 Economic and Credit Trends from Equifax

    Make more informed decisions with economic and consumer credit insights from Equifax   Insights that Drive Strategic Growth Equifax has published the latest in our quarterly webinar series aimed...

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  • Credit through the Ages: Where it all Began

    Credit through the Ages: Where it all Began

    Exploding volumes of data and staggering advances in analytics and technology provide financial institutions with limitless opportunities to assess and predict consumer financial behavior. This...

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