A credit report specifically designed for the collection industry

FINDERS® is a combination of the most valuable skip-locating components of the Equifax credit report. It automatically delivers current identification information including telephone numbers (when available) for skipped accounts — plus names and telephone numbers of creditors reporting credit activity or inquiring about accounts.


Aids Recovery Efforts
Helps improve recovery efforts by identifying skipped accounts.
Streamlines Collection Efforts
Provides insights to assist with skip-tracing efforts, including when to terminate collections efforts.
Helps Improve Productivity
Verifies identification information quicker than manual methods.

Key Features

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      Returns consumer identity information by inputting a consumer’s last known name and address.
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      Delivers only the identity information for times when a full credit report is not needed.
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      SSN warnings alert customers to possible input errors or potential fraudulent situations.

Use Cases

For business customers who need to:
  • Verify consumer identities
  • Reduce potential fraud
  • Locate hard-to-find individuals
  • Collect bad debt
  • Help improve recovery rates

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

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