It’s Tech Time! MBA’s Tech Conference & Expo is April 15-18

A lot has changed in the world since last year, but one thing hasn’t: you still need the latest innovations to automate and streamline your processes to serve your customers’ needs. And Equifax can help. Come to our booth (# 539) at MBA’s Technology Solutions Conference & Expo in Detroit  to learn how we can [Read More…]

Can a new machine-learning technology transform credit assessment?

Data experts are excited about its potential Algorithms. Logistic regression. Both tried and true analytical methods. Yet, as much as these technologies have transformed key business processes such as lending, risk and credit assessment, new developments are getting the data scientists of the world really excited, and for good reason. Think: neural networks. It’s the [Read More…]

New from Equifax – ACA Fine Management Services

To further help employers’ Affordable Care Act (ACA) compliance and management initiatives, Equifax has launched ACA Fine Management Services for Letter 226J support. As the IRS continues to send Letter 226J – Employer Shared Responsibility Payment (ESRP) proposals to potentially non-compliant employers – it’s important for HR and compliance professionals to proactively create a response plan to [Read More…]

J.D. Byrider uses Equifax Ignite to Increase Auto Buyer Approvals by 10 Percent

When J.D. Byrider, a  leading used car sales and finance enterprise, expanded geographically and organically, they needed to better identify risk and streamline deal structures. They turned to Equifax Ignite™. To create a more robust profile on buyers, the Equifax team used Ignite to develop a configurable origination risk model that uses traditional credit data, [Read More…]

4 Tips for Discovering Technology Solutions for Talent Acquisition

4 Tips for Discovering Technology Solutions for Talent Acquisition As the labor pool shrinks, the competition for talent increases. To be competitive, talent acquisition practitioners need to push forward and go the extra mile in enhancing their talent acquisition processes. The ERE Recruiting Conference provides an exclusive environment for recruiting and talent acquisition leaders to [Read More…]

Helping women succeed in data and analytics

One dedicated group within Equifax is making a difference According to a 2017 Forbes article, women hold just 26 percent of US data jobs.  Fully aware that women are under-represented in this field, a group of female data science professionals at Equifax have taken this to heart and are working to help enable more women [Read More…]

3 Tips to Boost Your Experience at the SACCR Conference

In just a matter of days, many higher education professionals will be heading to Savannah, GA for the widely-anticipated 46th Annual Southeastern Association for Community College Research Conference (SACCR). This must-attend event is a great place to learn about graduate outcome strategies that are helping institutions enhance educational excellence. Conferences can be overwhelming and may feel [Read More…]

Universal E-Verify Mandate Included in President’s Proposed Budget

Employers should take note of the President’s recently released proposed fiscal year 2019 budget as it points to increased attention on I-9 compliance issues. The proposed budget allocates funding for a Universal E-Verify system and highlights a proposed increase of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) worksite enforcement among other immigration reform measures. Fiscal Year 2019 [Read More…]

Business Tax Credits Included in Bipartisan Budget Act

Retroactive Extension for IEC and FEZ Employer Tax Credits Proposed The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (H.R. 1892) was approved by Congress and signed by the President on Friday, February 9, 2018.  This is good news for many employers, as the signed budget deal maintains two long-standing federal employer tax credits, the Indian Employment Credit [Read More…]

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 financial services industry. As we prepare for the year ahead, we wanted to provide a look-back at the many resources created to [Read More…]