NY Residents Denied Global Entry

Airport travel is a must for business professionals constantly networking and taking on business ventures. For many business professionals, bypassing the security line and being pre-approved makes the travel experience a smoother one versus having to wait in long lines.  If you’ve already secured your Global Entry, you know that …

How to Pass a DOJ Livescan Background Check

Whether you’re a recent graduate or a veteran in any of the following fields of practice, you’ll likely have to pass a Department of Justice (DOJ) Livescan background check with the state of California: Medical or Nursing Ex: doctors, registered nursing assistants, pharmaceutical technicians, veterinary assistants Teaching Ex: Preschool teachers, …

I’m About to Graduate, But I Have a Conviction on My Criminal Record. What Do I Do?

Graduation should be a time of celebration, a time to bask in the joy of having accomplished a major life goal. Don’t let a mistake from your youth hold you back from enjoying that moment.  After graduating, doors of opportunity will open. Many employers will be eager to hire recent …

What is the FCRA?

In today’s information-at-your-fingertips age, you should anticipate getting a background check upon seeking employment. Most large corporations, such as Uber, Lyft, Target, McDonald’s, Walmart, and Amazon, will use a regulated background check.  A regulated background check is a background check that is compliant under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). …