A Background Check is basically a process of gathering and researching a person’s history through his past records. These records may include documents from schools, government agencies, banks, institutions, companies and other places a person is affiliated with.
The data is gathered using government and third party databases, to pull up credit reports, school records, court records, criminal records, employment documents and other information.
The knol helps you to learn about the ins and outs of background checks, and how it plays a role in society and our general safety. The knol covers the truths and myths about background checks, the common misconception and misunderstanding, all the information on who, what, why, where, and how of background checking.