Get instant access to full identity information with an easy, yet powerful SSN-based search

DTEC® enables customers to search the Equifax national consumer database by inputting only a consumer’s 9- digit Social Security Number.
Improves Recovery Efforts
Improves productivity in application processing and unpaid account recovery.
Helps Minimize Risk
Reduces fraud risk by returning warning messages about known or potentially fraudulent identification elements.
Helps Improve Productivity
Verifies ID and address information quicker than manual methods.
Key Features
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      Returns consumer identity information - including age and employment when available - by inputting only a consumer’s 9- digit SSN.
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      Delivers multiple identities (up to 4 available) with one SSN/inquiry.
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      SSN warnings alert customers to possible input errors or potential fraudulent situations.

Use Cases
DTEC® is for business customers who need to:
  • Verify consumer identities
  • Improve productivity in application processing
  • Locate hard-to-find individuals
  • Increase recovery rates

Types of businesses and industries that use DTEC® include:
  • Banks / Credit Unions / Mortgage
  • Retail
  • Automotive
  • Telco/Utilities
  • Government Agencies
  • Law Enforcement
  • Attorney
  • Consumer Reporting Agencies (Resellers and Brokers)

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