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Subject:  Re: Poll: Credit Score Date:  11/24/2014  10:02 PM
Author:  Retrograde Number:  308849 of 312992

You wrote, I assume that positions where someone may be responsible for significant amounts of money may have a requirement for ongoing monitoring.

Why might a company want to pull a credit report on someone that isn't handling money or finances? Insider information. ...

Thanks -- very interesting!

I work as an engineer and haven't been a direct money handler in these roles but have had a credit check run every time I accepted a new job. It is a matter of course in our industry. Employers want another data point in confirming someone is reliable.
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