SSN and Credit Checks

I have always required an indivudual to supply their SSN and sign a release form for a credit check before even considering them for a property. I do it across the board. I had a very upset individual say that I was discriminating because of this. I ask every applicant to supply the exact same material, so how can this be discriminatory?

I do the same. it's standard p...

I do the same. it's standard practice and not discriminatory at all. That's just a disgruntled applicant blowing off steam…

I wonder if your disgruntled a...

I wonder if your disgruntled applicant may have been referring to the issue of if someone is not a US citizen? Do you take a driver's license or do you take a tax ID number? That's the only snag I can see in this.

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