Employment Background Credit Checks – California Becomes 7th State to Ban

As detailed in the map to the left, effective January 1, 2012 California will be the 7th state in the country to bar the use of credit checks for employment background purposes.  This was an issue that was debated in 28 state legislatures in 2011 and likely will remain an issue in 2012.

More Info:  National Conference of State Legislatures.