[FoRK] HireRight -- employment background checks -- be prepared to give your ENTIRE work history

Gregory Alan Bolcer greg at bolcer.org
Tue May 14 12:51:24 PDT 2013

I won't even tell you guys about government mandated guidelines for 
mortgage refinancing at this point...

Gawd forbid you ever took a *voluntary* pay cut in exchange for equity 
worth a minimum of several multiples of that cut any time in your life.

Sanity truly has died.


On 5/14/2013 11:11 AM, Damien Morton wrote:
> When I was working for a large bank in London, they had me fill out a
> similar form, that wanted the address and phone number of every primary and
> secondary school I went to. They also wanted me to account for any time i
> spent travelling, i.e. not in employment, and wanted statements from my
> accountant to cover that time (presumably so they could know i wasn't in
> jail or something). I had already been working for these guys for 2 years
> in New York, so it seemed a bit late to do a security screening.
> Go only knows what happens to all these details. Its a bit like the arrival
> cards you fill in when travelling internationally - I wish they would
> standardise them internationally so I could get a bunch pre-printed.

greg at bolcer.org, http://bolcer.org, c: +1.714.928.5476

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