credit score, employers, WalletPop, Virgins

From: Greg Fisher []
Sent: Friday, June 10, 2011 8:35 AM
To: Mitch Franklin, assistant professor of accounting practice, Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University
Subject: credit score, employers, WalletPop, Virgins

See this message and your response at published:  “But credit scores also factor into insurance rates, and even [“even” was a link to]* potential jobs: employers are increasingly checking scores as part of the application process, Franklin says. ‘People don’t realize how much of an impact their credit score has on their life.’”

What evidence indicates that employers use credit scores?

Greg Fisher
The Credit Scoring Site
PO Box 342
Dayton, Ohio  45409-0342

* UPDATE 8/14/13: The link that was under the word “even” above is defunct (and so is, apparently. Try it:  Here is a new link:!slide=3658526.