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Ability to Pay (ATP) Index Product Sheet

ATP Index can be used alone or incorporated into models that incorporate consumer financial variables. ATP Index can help marketers more efficiently assess customer portfolios, enhance targeting, better identify high-potential households for marketing efforts, tailor promotions, rank leads, and help inform account management. ATP Index is available for use in both offline and online applications.

Ability to Pay Digital

Ability To Pay™ is an estimate of a household’s financial capacity based on consumer spending capacity, total income (including income from wages and assets), and household demographics.

ACA Management Essentials Solution

An overview of our Affordable Care Act Management Essentials Solution for employers.

ACA Partnership Opportunities

Does your team have the resources and expertise required to build and maintain a reliable ACA solution to meet clients' demands? Consider a reseller or referral partnership with Equifax, and get the trusted compliance technology and support you and your clients are after.

ACA Training Packages

Learn more about the ACA training packages we offer in this solution overview.

Addressable TV Advertising

Television ads cost big bucks. That’s why advertisers and their agencies should take advantage of new, more targeted TV ads to better reach their optimal audiences.

Advanced Communications Plus

Advanced Communications Plus is a new industry specific score only available to NCTUE Plus members.

Advanced Energy Plus

Product sheet for Advanced Energy Plus, a new score for thin hit/no file only available to NCTUE Plus members.

Affordable Care Act Management Brochure

Put ACA compliance on autopilot

Asset Verification

Asset Verification through AccountChek™ allows lenders to electronically obtain financial data about a borrower - eliminating the need for borrowers to collect, copy and submit paper statements.

AudienceIntel Product Sheet

AudienceIntel from IXI Services, a division of Equifax can help you: Improve campaign and website performance measurement with consumer financial capacity insights. Make instant, data-driven budget allocation decisions with campaign performance insights. Verify your actual audience to better understand what type of audience is viewing and responding to your online ads and website. Real-time, interactive dashboard allows easy “on-the-fly” report visualization, customization and exports.

AVM Insight Product Sheet

Manage your collateral risk with a market-leading AVM

Best Practices in Segmentation eBook

Applying segmentation best practices can drive improved marketing and sales performance, and operational efficiency, while also creating a better, more personalized customer experience across multiple channels and touchpoints.

Business Activity Monitor

Business Activity Monitor™ is an account monitoring solution that helps reduce delinquency, improve collection outcomes and save time associated with account management through automated alerts on key changes to your customer accounts.

Closed-Loop Attribution

Marketers need to connect their digital ad spend to their bottom line. Our proprietary Closed-Loop Attribution measurement solution allows marketers to measure – in a repeatable and turnkey manner – the impact that omni-channel campaigns have on company-specific metrics and revenue, whether the ‘conversion’ was done online or offline.

Commercial Insight Delinquency Score Product Sheet

Product Sheet detailing Commercial Insight Delinquency Score

Compliance Center

Compliance Center is a technology portal designed to streamline new hire onboarding; including I-9 management and WOTC

ComplianceConnect

ComplianceConnect helps businesses more easily and efficiently assist with compliance efforts to better manage regulatory risk and high-risk transactions. It leverages robust global data, customizable search and match functionality, and flexible technology to deliver real-time insights.

Consumer Email Services

If your company is seeking email lists for prospecting campaigns or would like to enhance customer records with email addresses, then Equifax can help. With our email services, companies can better engage with key audiences and deliver relevant and personalized messages to prospects and customers.

Credit Card Digital Targeting Segments

Credit Card segments, built on a foundation of anonymous, aggregated credit information from Equifax, offer a means of marketing to consumer segments likely to have specific credit card propensities. Available to IXI Network members only.

CreditStyles Pro Product Sheet

CreditStyles Pro offers a suite of tools based on aggregated credit data that enables marketers and analysts to differentiate households based on their likely credit availability, needs, and usage.

Credit Trends SmartView Application

Our Credit Trends SmartView application (app), available through the Equifax Ignite™ Marketplace, can provide the insight and clarity you need by offering clear, concise data visualizations that are accessible anytime via your computer, tablet or smartphone.

Data and Insights for Higher Education

The Work Number drives data and insights for Human Resources and Institutional Research groups in higher education

Digital Onboarding

With onboarding, marketers can reach their offline target audiences in the digital world. Onboarding enables marketers to convert their customer or prospect data in a secure environment to a digital format that can be used for online targeting.

Digital Segments for Auto

Auto Credit* segments, built on a foundation of anonymous, aggregated credit information from Equifax, offer a means of marketing to consumer segments likely to have specific auto credit propensities.

Digital Segments for Millennials

These segments are driven by our consumer segmentation system, which takes into account both projected interest and capacity to buy. The methodology differentiates consumers by industry-leading measures of household economics to derive unique buying capacity insights. By combining insights into estimated household income, spending and credit with demographics, buying behaviors and product preferences, these segments offer powerful tools for delivering the right message to the right audience.

Digital Targeting Segments for Communications

Telecommunications, Cable, and Wireless segments are based on the Economic Cohorts® consumer segmentation system, and are built by combining insights about estimated household income, spending and credit with demographics, buying behaviors and product preferences.

Digital Targeting Segments for Retail

Retail segments are based on the Economic Cohorts consumer segmentation system, and are built by combining insights about estimated household income, spending and credit with demographics, buying behaviors and product preferences.

Digital Targeting Segments for Sports

Sport segments are based on the Economic Cohorts® consumer segmentation system, and are built by combining insights about estimated household income, spending and credit with likely demographics, buying behaviors and product preferences.

Digital Targeting Segments for Travel & Leisure

Travel, Entertainment, and Leisure segments are based on the Economic Cohorts® consumer segmentation system, and are built by combining insights about estimated household income, spending and credit with demographics, buying behaviors and product preferences.

Discretionary Spending Dollars - Digital Targeting Segments

Digital targeting solutions enable marketers to better deliver the right message to a desired target audience online based on consumers’ likely interests and economic profiles.

DS$ Digital can target consumers based on their estimated household spending, after accounting for fixed expenses, organized in 9 differentiating ranges.

Digital targeting segments from Equifax are based on aggregated attributes at a geographic level and neither contain nor reveal any personally identifiable information.

Discretionary Spending Dollars HD

Discretionary Spending Dollars HD (DS$) is a continuous household-based dollar value estimate of discretionary spending uncapped up to $1.2M. For organization addressing internal responsible banking concerns, DS$ HD provides robust discretionary spending capacity estimates at the household level without using protected-class demographics. DS$ can be used alone or incorporated into models and can help identify consumers with the estimated spending levels to afford products and services.

Discretionary Spending Dollars Product Sheet

Discretionary Spending Dollars (DS$) from IXI Services is a continuous household-based dollar value estimate of discretionary spending uncapped up to $1.2M. DS$ represents disposable income minus non-discretionary expenses. DS$ can be used alone or incorporated into models where consumer spending is a factor. It is best used to identify consumers with the estimated spending levels to afford various products and services and can be used in both offline and online applications.

Discretionary Spending Index HD

Discretionary Spending Index (DSI) from IXI is a continuous household-based score of 1 to 1000 that ranks households by likely spending capacity and spending behaviors. It enables marketers to rank customers and prospects by estimated spending power. Discretionary Spending Index HD can be used to help improve lead generation efforts and model performance, and help uncover potential hidden opportunities among your current customer and prospect database, and is built without the use of age.

Discretionary Spending Index Product Sheet

Discretionary Spending Index (DSI) from IXI Services is a continuous household-based score of 1 to 1000 that ranks households by likely spending capacity and spending behaviors. It enables marketers to rank customers and prospects by estimated spending power.

Economic Cohorts Product Sheet

Economic Cohorts incorporates the vital visibility into household economics that has been missing from consumer segmentation products until now. Economic Cohorts segments customer and prospects based on households’ economic positions (estimated total income, ability to spend, ability to pay, and likely credit capacity), in combination with all the key demographic, lifecycle/lifestage, behavioral, lifestyle, and geographic attributes you expect from a leading consumer segmentation system.

Employment Tax Consulting Services for PEOs

Professional Employer Organizations have many business risks that are unique to the industry. Learn how Equifax can help.

Equifax and Jack Henry Retail Banking Solution

Equifax and Jack Henry have joined forces to give financial institutions of all sizes a comprehensive solution to assess new deposit account risk and cross-sell opportunity at the time of new account origination.

Equifax and Retail Banking - Turning data into actionable insights

Our unique Decision360 approach is to integrate fragmented datasets and insights across channels, types, and platforms.

Equifax Ignite Direct

Equifax Ignite Direct combines data, technology and analytics in a research and development environment.

Equifax Ignite Marketplace

Equifax Ignite Marketplace, a collection of pre-built, configurable visualization applications, accelerates the sourcing and understanding of large amounts of industry-specific data to continuously optimize and inform intelligent business strategies.

FCRA and Data Accuracy

The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) is a Federal Law that promotes accuracy, fairness and privacy for the data used by Consumer Reporting Agencies (CRAs), including Equifax. Verifications completed through The Work Number service are consumer reports.

FCRA Risk Mitigation

Providing verifications of employment can potentially expose employers to many serious legal risks, including liability risk when giving references to other employers, and privacy concerns from leaks of sensitive employee data.

FraudIQ Authenticate Brochure

A Smarter Way to Authenticate Customers

FraudIQ Authenticate Device

A real-time check of the devices used in your online business

FraudIQ Authenticate Face

Fast validation of identity documents via facial matching

FraudIQ Authenticate Passcode

Secure Authentication with One-Time Use Passcodes

FraudIQ Authenticate Questions

Identity proofing with knowledge-based questions

FraudIQ Identity Alerts

Help protect your business from fraud with alerts that help you quickly spot fraudulent identity components that may indicate synthetic ID fraud or identity theft.

FraudIQ Identity Score

FraudIQ™ Identity Score delivers insights on identity linkages and suspicious patterns, helping determine that the customer is who they claim to be. Use these insights and customizable scoring to make critical decisions in real time when spotting potential fraud.

FraudIQ Manager Product Sheet

Fraud is an increasing threat to businesses, creating revenue loss and increased costs year over year. FraudIQ™ Manager is an enterprise fraud management solution that helps identify potentially fraudulent activity before it impacts your business.

Graduate Outcome Metrics

In this global market, higher education institutions are facing increasing competition and compliance challenges. Many institutions are turning to analytics to maximize strategic outcomes and drive decision making in resource allocation, student success, and finance.

Help Facilitate Compliance and Growth Demands with Insight Score for Retail Banking

To help you address CFPB expectations while also managing the risk associated with a more inclusive account opening policy, Equifax offers a robust alternative data solution known as Insight Score for Retail Banking.

Help small businesses clearly and easily understand their estimated value

Equifax Business Value Advisor™ is a robust online valuation tool, that can provide vital information to your prospects and customers about their small business, while also helping to identify high-potential sales opportunities within your client base.

I-9 Anywhere Product Sheet

As companies move more and more to a dispersed workforce and centralized HR function, I-9 Anywhere helps organizations onboard remote employees with confidence; increasing efficiency while reducing risk

I-9 Audit and Remediation Product Sheet

As I-9 compliance challenges grow, more employers are looking to improve on their process moving forward, but often overlook any risk that might be associated with their historical I-9s. I-9 Audit and Remediation is designed to help you manage that risk.

I-9 Conversion Product Sheet

Transform paper I-9s to an electronic system for better control and security, helping you to improve compliance

I-9 Management Product Sheet

Take control of I-9 compliance with I-9 Management solutions from Equifax. We understand the challenge you face when managing I-9 compliance. Keeping control of your I-9s is no small task. Turnover, a dispersed workforce, remote employees, evolving legislation and changing regulations make it nearly impossible to stay 100% compliant when using a paper-based process. Equifax answers your needs with smart, convenient electronic solutions.

Income360 - Digital Targeting Segments

Digital targeting solutions enable marketers to better deliver the right message to a desired target audience online based on consumers’ likely interests and economic profiles.

Income360 Digital provides an estimate of consumers’ total household income and estimates average household income in 11 ranges up to $250,000+.

Digital targeting segments from Equifax are based on aggregated attributes at a geographic level and neither contain nor reveal any personally identifiable information.

Income360 HD Product Sheet

Income360 Household Direct version is now available from IXI Services, a division of Equifax. Marketing campaigns can take advantage of household-level income estimates created without components that could create obstacles for internal compliance requirements.

Income360 Product Sheet

Income360 from IXI Services, a division of Equifax, is a continuous household-based dollar estimate of income uncapped up to $2.0 million based on both income from wages and income generated from investments. Income360 can be used alone or incorporated into models that include traditional income measures. It provides marketers and analysts with a more reliable estimate of income to improve performance for both direct marketing and online targeting campaigns.

Income and Employment Verifications

The Work Number delivers an automated income and employment verification solution that streamlines the transfer of information between employers and verifiers, ultimately benefiting the employee by creating a secure and accelerated decision process.

Independent Dealer Brochure

Brochure for independent auto dealer

InstaTouch ID Product Sheet

InstaTouch® ID uses Equifax and mobile carrier data to authenticate a consumer’s identity. This allows for pre-population of consumer data during online checkout or form completion--providing a simpler, frictionless experience.

InstaTouch Pay Product Sheet

InstaTouch® Pay simplifies the tedious process of having to enter card information on devices and uses verified identity to present most current, reported credit card(s) information as payment options.

InstaTouch Suite

InstaTouch® Suite provides simplified digital consumer interactions with one touch authentication, easier payments, and better offers.E

Insurance - Digital Targeting Segments

Digital targeting solutions enable marketers to better deliver the right message to a desired target audience online based on consumers’ likely interests and economic profiles.

Insurance Propensity Segments help marketers reach more qualified prospects based on specific likely insurance tendencies or characteristics.

Digital targeting segments from Equifax are based on aggregated attributes at a geographic level and neither contain nor reveal any personally identifiable information.

InterConnect

InterConnect is a flexible and secure cloud-based platform that converts complex inputs into actionable insights. It delivers streamlined access to diverse data sources, better attribute creation and deployment, easier rules management, stronger analytics and model integration to help you make more consistent decisions and get to market faster.

InterConnect Instant Prescreen

Cost-effective, quick-to-implement instant prescreen and cross-sell solution

Investment Propensity Digital Targeting Segments

Investment Propensity Digital Targeting Segments give firms the option of targeting households based on their likelihood to hold certain types of financial products. These segments are derived from a proprietary foundation of approximately $14 trillion in directly-measured, anonymous invested assets. The Direct version targets based on ZIP+4.

Managing Unemployment Costs - Hearing Representation

With expert appellate services from Equifax, employers can tap into an experienced, highly-specialized team of representatives who will assist with hearing preparation once a hearing has been scheduled, and also represent your organization at the hearing

Marketing List Services

Equifax partners with leading providers of consumer marketing lists to help you better reach your optimal prospects as well as to augment your company’s existing customer database. Our list services enable marketers to access key variables for their prospecting and customer marketing efforts.

Marketing Solutions for Auto Product Sheet

IXI Services, a division of Equifax, offers a variety of products and services to assist Dealers and OEMs with their marketing efforts. Help fill your lead funnel, enhance CRM systems and predictive models to develop optimal shopper profiles and optimize your website with real-time insights.

Marketing Solutions for Energy Marketers

Energy companies’ marketing teams can now gain insight on households’ estimated financial capacity, demographics, understand website traffic, and utilize real-time tactical applications at the point-of-service to better understand and communicate with their customers.

Marketing Solutions for Insurance Providers

Acquire New Policy Holders and Identify High-potential Customers Marketers can now better identify and communicate with valuable customers that are likely to have the financial profile and behavioral characteristics to better qualify for insurance products and services

Marketing Solutions for Restaurants

Go beyond loyalty databases and surveys by linking transaction data with consumer marketing information to help develop guest profiles. Reach more high potential guests that may have the affinity for dining out at your brands with discretionary funds to spend more

Marketing Solutions for Retail

Retail marketers can now enhance segmentation efforts to better identify and communicate with valuable customers that are likely to have the financial and behavioral characteristics that match a retailer’s brand, products, and services.

Marketing Solutions for the Communications Industry

New Metrics to Advance Your Marketing and Help Drive Revenue - Communications marketers want to consider new ways to use consumer insights and data to advance their efforts to acquire new customers, retain their best subscribers, and maximize lifetime value.

Marketing Solutions for Travel

Optimize marketing budgets by pursuing consumers more likely to have the financial capacity for travel and leisure activities, plus have the propensity for your brand, products, and services. Augment segmentation frameworks with estimated consumer financial attributesOptimize marketing budgets by pursuing consumers more likely to have the financial capacity for travel and leisure activities, plus have the propensity for your brand, products, and services. Augment segmentation frameworks with estimated consumer financial attributes

MarketVision for Securities

MarketVisionTM for Securities enables securities firms to determine their market size and share, find high growth areas, and identify consumer demand for any investment product and product category—all based on direct-measuredTM consumer financial assets. Exclusively for IXI Network members.

MLA Covered Borrower Status

MLA Covered Borrower Status returns an applicant’s status, giving you the valuable,needed insight to which credit terms you must offer in order to help you quickly proceed with origination and maintain a “safe harbor” as stated in the MLA Final Rule.

Mobility Plus™

All-in-one mobile banking solution for enhanced decisioning

Model Integration Tool

Model Integration Tool allows you to rapidly integrate, audit and deploy custom models and scorecards with simplicity—so you can productionalize your models faster.

Model Performance Monitoring Application

The Equifax Model Performance Monitoring application (app), available through the Equifax Ignite™ Marketplace, helps make it easier for you to manage ongoing regulatory requirements by providing data-driven illustrations around model performance that enable you to quickly visualize new and emerging model risk, so you can take faster action to update or revise those models.

Model Performance Validation Application

A prebuilt app within the Equifax Ignite™ Marketplace, the Model Performance Validation app enables you to immediately visualize and validate how your current risk models are performing against your portfolio, and then compare that to how alternative models might perform.

NCTUE Plus

Learn about membership with the National Consumer Telecom and Utilities Exchange

New Hire Reporting Services

The federal government mandates that employers report newly-hired and rehired employees to the state in which they work within 20 days. Equifax Unemployment Cost Management streamlines this process for employers by performing multi-state reporting on employers behalf.

PhoneReveal

PhoneReveal can help enhance your current customer contact strategies by providing phone number type and validity, and identifying if your customer number is a mobile, landline or Voice over IP (VoIP) phone number.

PowerLead Check

Automotive service providers need a way to improve the lead generation solutions they provide dealerships, OEMs, and auto shopping sites.

PowerLead Offer

Dealerships are looking for ways to accelerate the funding and delivery of vehicles. PowerLead Offer allows dealers to extend a firm offer of credit to consumers that are in their dealership.

PowerLead Qualify

What if there were a way to convert online shoppers into pre-qualified leads interested in a specific vehicle? Now you can! PowerLead Qualify™ facilitates the determination of an offer for an auto loan, including credit limit, interest rate and term.

PowerView Score for Prime Lending

A next generation alternative data risk score powered by Equifax and LexisNexis

PowerView Score for Subprime Lending

A next generation alternative data risk score powered by Equifax and LexisNexis

Primary Impact - Make stronger promotions to the right prospects

Help grow your DDA portfolio and increase marketing ROI with a unique suite of models that enable greater precision when identifying household prospects best suited for your products.

Reporting Commercial Data

Best-in-class data security, governance and insights

Retail Banking Digital Targeting Segments

Retail Banking Propensity Targeting Segments give banks the option of targeting households based on their propensities to consume certain types of retail banking products and services. These segments are derived from a proprietary foundation of approximately $14 trillion in direct-measured, anonymous invested assets. Available to IXI Network members only.

Rules Editor

Rules Editor helps improve efficiencies and decreases costs by empowering business users integrated technology to easily create, test, and edit rule policies, without the reliance on I.T. resources.

Small Business Assets - Digital Targeting Segments

Digital targeting solutions enable marketers to better deliver the right message to a desired target audience online based on consumers’ likely interests and economic profiles.

The Small Business Segments leverage attributes from BusinessClass™, Equifax Commercial Solutions’ multi-sourced business marketing database, with over 18 million businesses, aggregated to the ZIP+4 level.

Digital targeting segments from Equifax neither contain nor reveal any personally identifiable information.

Solutions for Communications Industry Marketers

Expertise and proprietary data from Equifax allows communications marketers to better align marketing strategies to both sales and service, helping to improve campaign performance and grow stronger customer relationships.

Solutions for Credit Unions

Expand member relationships and grow revenue with market-specific solutions.

Solutions for Energy Industry Marketers

Expertise and proprietary data from Equifax allows energy marketers to better align marketing strategies to both sales and service, helping to improve campaign performance and grow stronger customer relationships.

Tax Form Management

Eliminate cumbersome, dated tax form distribution processes and create more time for strategic work. Tax Form Management from Equifax offers efficient, automated systems for managing employees' tax forms, giving your payroll and benefits departments much needed relief during tax season and beyond.

The Work Number Direct for Employers

The Work Number Direct enables employers to process manual verifications on their time, within a secure system, and with full confidence that the party requesting the verification is a legitimate verifier with a valid permissible purpose

Top UCM Challenges Employers Face

Learn about the most common challenges that may be preventing employers from optimizing their unemployment case management program

TotalView - One connection puts everything within reach

TotalView from Equifax is a streamlined, economical way to access a broader portfolio of Equifax data sources. Consume more data from a single source. Reduce the time, investment and complexity that was once a barrier to gathering deeper intelligence.

Transform Restaurant Marketing by Leveraging Transactional Data

Few restaurants leverage their wealth of transactional point-of-sale data to better understand their customers beyond their dining experience. With TokenIntel from Equifax, marketers can gain a broader understanding of their guests’ estimated financial profiles, attitudes, and demographics, and can transform their data for omni-channel marketing. In addition, by using insights on guests’ household locations, they can make more informed decisions about market potential for new site locations.

Trended Data Solutions

Equifax trended data solutions can help by giving you a deeper understanding of consumer financial behavior. Analyzing and trending financial data over a period of time can show you the trajectory of a consumer’s spending and repayment behavior by revealing patterns, or trends, in the data.

UCM Best Practices for 2016

Processing claims for more than 6,000 employers nationwide gives Equifax the ability to analyze and identify common process errors that can lead to patterns of failure. Our best practices for 2016 can help employers implement an efficient and effective UCM process.

UCM for Reimbursing Employers

The nonprofit sector is the third largest employer group in the US, with nearly 11 million employees. Unemployment claims can have an immediate and real financial impact on these employers.

UCM Wage Audit Solutions

Wage audits are a critical tool for states looking to help reduce improper payments. Yet for many employers, responding to wage audit requests is becoming more cumbersome.

UI Integrity Penalties by State

There are a variety of state interpretations on the definition of a pattern of insufficient and untimely claims. This map can help clarify definitions for each state.

Unemployment Cost Management: We Get It. We Got It.

For employers, Unemployment Cost Management (UCM) can be really complicated. Equifax puts more than 65 years of experience, our CaseBuilder technology workflows, and UCM management and reporting best practices to work for more than 6,000 employers nationwide. 

Unemployment Cost Management for Education

Seismic shifts in legislation, philosophy, and funding have created unprescedented changes to employment management in the education sector. Changes can have a trickle-down effect when it comes to separations and managing unempoyment claims and payments.

Unemployment Cost Management Toolbox

With the Unemployment Cost Management program from Equifax, employers have access to innovative tools and training libraries to help maximize case management productivity and compliance, while minimizing resource costs and unemployment tax liability.

Unemployment Insurance (UI) Integrity

In 2011, Federal requirements mandated that states enact UI Integrity legislation to help reduce improper unemployment benefit payments. All states now have legislation in place and many are starting to enforce and assess penalties.

Unemployment Overpayments

The Department of Labor reports that $12 of every $100 in unemployment benefits are overpaid, creating significant unnecessary costs for employers.

Unemployment Wage Audit Map

Wage audits are a critical tool for states looking to help reduce improper payments. Learn about the penalties associated with each state.

Verification Exchange

The new Verification Exchange from Equifax leverages the best practices established over the past two decades through The Work Number, the industry-leading verification service in the United States, to deliver the Canadian marketplace a new verification solution

Verification Exchange - Record of Employment

As part of the new Verification Exchange in Canada, an income and employment verification solution similar to The Work Number, Equifax will provide Record of Employment on behalf of employers with Canadian workforce

Verification Services for Auto Dealers Product Sheet

Verification Services Overview for Auto Dealers

Verification Services for Auto Lenders Product Sheet

Verification Services Overview for Auto Lenders

WalletInsights Product Sheet

IXI’s interactive, web-based platform that empowers firms with customer and market intelligence based on IXI’s and Equifax’ proprietary financial, economic and credit insights. It offers a series of modules that firms can use to address their most pressing challenges, including helping firms to better understand their market position, grow customer relationships, plan outbound campaigns, and build customer loyalty

WealthComplete - Digital Targeting Segments

Digital targeting solutions enable marketers to better deliver the right message to desired target audiences online based on consumers’ likely interests and economic profiles.

WealthComplete – Assets Digital and Deposits Digital help IXI Network Member Firms target consumers online based on an estimate of consumers’ household-level total asset wealth.

These segments are based on aggregated attributes at a geographic level and neither contain nor reveal any personally identifiable information.

WealthComplete Product Sheet

WealthComplete Provides a Complete Picture of Assets for Every U.S. Household

WealthComplete® enables financial services firms to find the hidden potential among their customers. It provides estimates of total assets at the household level, so you can better measure customer growth potential and share of wallet.

WealthComplete also provides asset estimates for six product categories and sub-categories, so you can measure asset allocation and share of wallet by product category.

Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)

Improve your WOTC tax credit program through identification, verification, certification, and expansion of additional credits.

Affordable Care Act Subsidy Guide for Employers

Learn more about subsidies and their impact on both employees and employers. You'll find answers to the most common question like: What is a subsidy? Who should or should not get one? How and when I should appeal a subsidy? How does the subsidy process work?

A Guide To Better Advertising Through Data - Best Practices for Making Smart Use of Data Online

Using the right data in digital advertising can eliminate wasted spend and be critical in achieving the best results. This ebook offers tips to help marketers make smart use of advanced data, analytics and technology for improved return on their online ad campaigns.

Aligning Sales, Credit, and Collections for Maximum Efficiency and Speed to Revenue

From the moment of first contact through the entire relationship with your business customer, reducing friction and ensuring internal alignment invariably results in a more positive experience for you and your customer.

Comprehensive Data and Insights that Drive Smarter SMB Lending

Small businesses are the golden opportunity for commercial lenders. They represent almost all businesses in the American economy. To grow and thrive, small businesses need access to capital and resources to help sustain their operations and increase revenue.

Dual Value of the Work Opportunity Tax Credit

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) can be a valuable tool to help you increase your organization’s income through hiring. But did you know there are several other benefits, including helping to reduce turnover? Learn more about how you can take advantage of these and other benefits as well as best practices to help make the WOTC process easy and effortless.

Equifax Risk Based Authentication

A risk-based authentication process can unobtrusively verify the identity of the account holder to guard against fraud without interjecting additional steps.

Fighting Fraud On The Small Screen

Comprehensive Fraud Mitigation Solutions Support Consumer-friendly Mobile Device Account Origination

Five Tips to Detect and Deter Fraud During Customer Acquisition

Finding a workable solution to stopping potential fraud requires balancing the competing priorities of optimizing the customer experience, minimizing operating expense, meeting regulatory requirements and mitigating loss.

Identifying High Spend Consumers with Equifax Dimensions

A data-driven comparison study that reveals how Equifax Dimensions can help businesses drive stronger, more profitable marketing and sales strategies by more accurately targeting high-spend consumers in the market.

Identifying the Emerging Affluent to Start Lifelong Relationships - A Financial Marketer's Guide to Mass Affluent Millennials

A deep look at the Millennial generation and how its financial profile differs from prior generations, how different groups of Millennials differ from one another, and some of the best tactics finanical marketers should employ for reaching this generation.

Identity Proofing for Healthcare Portals

Requiring both patients and providers to verify their identities before allowing access to online information helps securing patient PHI.

Improving Patient Identity Management

The security and privacy of patient health information is a top priority for the healthcare industry.

Improving Patient Record Matching

Accurate and complete patient personal and health information is required for improved patient safety, more effective patient engagement, and reduced healthcare costs.

Leverage Big Data for Fraud Mitigation

To Help you cut through the hype, here are 10 takeaways on how Credit Unions can leverage Big Data for fraud mitigation

Mergers and Acquisitions - The Impact on Unemployment Tax Costs

Learn about the often overlooked unemployment tax issues that should be considered in the M&A transaction management process.

Onboarding Best Practices for Higher Education

Institutes of higher education face a number of distinct challenges when onboarding new employees. Learn about best practices implemented by University of Florida and Northern Arizona University.

Rethinking Risk

Five Barriers to Effective B2B Credit Risk Management — and How to Transcend Them

The New Reality of Synthetic ID Fraud

Synthetic ID fraud is becoming the go to tactic for highly organized fraudsters. How can organizations identify this fraud and mitigate the risk more effectively.

The Resurgence of New Account Fraud

Effective Fraud Mitigation Solutions to Help Combat the Next Generation of New-Account Fraud

Top 10 ACA Compliance Challenges Employers Face in 2017

As the industry leader in ACA compliance, Equifax is helping clients manage eligibility, affordability, and IRS reporting for over 41 million employees. Download our resource to identify all 10 challenges and learn how your team can over come them. Throughout the process of onboarding hundreds of clients, we have noticed 10 common ACA compliance challenges.

Top 10 Takeaways on Leveraging Big Data for Fraud Mitigation

Getting a “Big Data” view of anything is just a means to an end. For fraud fighters, a major goal is reducing fraud losses.

Trust But Verify

Data-driven research that illustrates the significance of applicant verification on auto loans and provides greater understanding of borrower behavior and auto loan performance.

U.S. Consumer Wealth Trends

Understand how U.S. investment habits have changed from before the Great Recession to December 2014. Learn more about who holds the wealth, portfolio allocation patterns, and risk profiles for U.S. investors and what it means for financial companies today.

UI Integrity: A Focus on Compliance

In 2009, with unemployment rates nearly double historical norms, UI benefit payments increased significantly and reached an annual high of nearly $80 billion. The effects of this recession continue to impact the unemployment reserves.

US Outbound Travel in 2016 - A White Paper

Travel marketers use segmentation & insights to better understand customer & prospect purchase history, location and lifestyle habits. Segmentation can assist in the identification of frequent US travelers and improve messages for more effective marketing programs.

ACA Management Success Story - Large Retailer

Learn how a large retailer with over 10,000 employees across 1,000+ locations was able to select and efficiently implement an ACA management solution to complete annual reporting on-time.

ACA Subsidy Management Success Story - Global Shipping Firm

Learn how a global freight, shipping, logistics and supply chain management company found the efficient ACA subsidy management and appeal solution it needed from Equifax.

Account Monitoring with Compliance Data Center

See how reliable results and streamlined process help mitigate regulatory and reputation risk

ACE Loans Improves Lending Efficiency with Equifax BusinessConnect

With its strong reputation for supporting customers and the community, ACE Loans wanted an optimized process that enabled them to remain customer-focused and make smarter, faster point-of-sale decisions. The lender found what it needs in Equifax BusinessConnect.

A Visual Case Study: Jackson Healthcare and Improving ACA Compliance

Jackon Healthcare improves ACA compliance through a cutting-edge analytics platform from Equifax.

Better Identify Consumers for Hospitality Offers

Enhancing existing segmentation systems with estimated consumer spending measures can help identify households that are more likely to have the financial ability to purchase travel and timeshare offerings and help improve campaign efficiency.

Brokerages Find Value in Low Potential Customers Using WealthComplete

Some brokerage customers hold relatively low balances which, coupled with limited upside potential, results in high service costs for minimal return for the firm. WealthComplete can help address this.

Captive Auto Lender Discovers Likely Financial Capacity of Consumers for New Electric Model

An auto manufacturer and its captive financing arm needed to provide insight to dealers on the target audience of a new model to ensure effective sales, particularly since the target audience was significantly different from the typical buyer of the brand.

Case Study - Financial Services Institution

A financial services institution recovered $2.4M in employment taxes with help from Equifax

Case Study - Financial Services Institution

A financial services institution recovered $2.4M in employment taxes with help from Equifax

Case Study - I-9 Management Success with Top Bank

I-9 management case study - Top Bank implements electronic I-9 and reduces compliance risk and produces positive brand

Case Study - National Restaurant Chain

A national restaurant chain consolidated two predecessor legal entities into a third legal entity and recovered $700K in employment taxes with help from Equifax

Case Study - Onboarding

A long-term healthcare facility finds an efficient, flexible solution to help automate and customize their new hire onboarding process

Connexus Plus Helps Minimize Risk with a Safe Haven for Customer Data

Connexus® Plus is a robust service for data stewardship, data management and data security. Using state of the art technology, the Equifax data linking service helps you to accurately identify and link customer information regardless of address changes, name changes, or name variations.

Custom Scorecard from Equifax Delivers Strong Performance for Equipment Leasing Provider

A provider of equipment leases needed a way to more appropriately price its' short term loans based on lessee risk. Turning to Equifax for its' small business data and analytical expertise, the lender has achieved impressive results.

Deeper Customer Insight

Top 30 bank improves customer insight and service with faster access to the latest data

Dignity Health Case Study

Learn how one of the nation's largest health systems achieved their compliance goals, reduced costs, and relieved significant administrative burdens for their HR Staff.

Employer Advantage Case Study - Unemployment Cost Management with CaseBuilder

Unemployment Cost Management service from Equifax helped Employer Advantage, a Professional Employer Organization (PEO), manage its clients’ unemployment claims in a more cost-effective manner, with improved lead times and process efficiency.

Equifax Dimensions Delivers Predictive Risk Insight to Help Proactively Protect Your Business

A national financial services company wanted to enhance their risk models to improve their ability to identify consumers who are more likely to default. They needed a solution to help better identify consumers that pose a possible default risk.

Equifax Dimensions helps companies target the best consumers that will actively use their revolving cards

A credit card provider needed to better identify consumers who would be active on a revolving account in the next 12 months to improve targeting precision and appropriate marketing spend.

Equifax Dimensions Helps Increase Marketing Profitability and Improve Targeting Precision

A national credit card provider wanted to increase acquisition profitability by improving the way they targeted active customers. They needed a solution to better target customers more likely to take positive action while delivering a better marketing ROI.

Equifax Dimensions Helps Increase Revenue by Supporting More Precisely Targeted Balance Transfer Offers

A national credit card company wanted to increase revenue by targeting consumers who are more likely to transfer a balance greater than $500 over a 12-month timeframe. They needed a solution that could help precisely target the best candidates for balance transfer offer.

Equifax Dimensions helps more precisely target consumers most likely to open a first mortgage

A national lender wanted to hone the focus of their marketing spend and better identify consumers likely to open a first mortgage in the next 12 months.

Equifax Dimensions Helps Target High-Value Customers to Increase Revenue and Improve Marketing Success

A national bank wanted to build more market share and also proactively target consumers more likely to be high spenders in the next 12 months. They needed a solution to more accurately predict propensity to spend while creating profitable returns on marketing investment.

Equifax Dimensions helps target the best consumers for a credit line increase to drive more organic growth

A credit card provider wanted to improve their ability to identify consumers who were best positioned to receive a credit line increase (CLI) of $1,500 and not go delinquent in the following 6 months.

Equifax Helps Adecco Process More Accounts by Connecting Sales and Credit in the Cloud

With teams making credit decisions across disparate locations and platforms, Adecco faced challenges in managing risk across its customer base. With the help of Equifax BusinessConnect, the company achieved rapid growth from better connectivity and customer visibility.

Equifax Helps Regional Bank Prevent $15 Million in Potential Fraud Losses

Equifax InterConnect™ and Fraud Advisor™ effectively prevent fraud losses and improve Fraud Department investigations

Growing Revenue by Aligning Customers with the Right Service Level Using WealthComplete

Today, many banks place customers into various service levels based on internal data or demographic data, which may provide an incomplete or inaccurate view of the customer and is particularly limited in describing customers’ growth potential and asset allocation. This limited view results in lost opportunities and over-servicing.

Hard Rock Cafe - Automated Compliance, Real Engagement

Learn how Hard Rock has been able to improve employee engagement in benefits, reduce its risk and slash administrative tasks related to ACA compliance, while freeing up resources and helping control healthcare costs.

How Cruise Marketers Can Better Identify High-Potential Audiences

Increase the efficiency of your campaigns! Cruise marketers can apply consumer spending measures to life-stage/income segmentation systems to better identify prospective and existing cruisers that are more likely to have the discretionary funds for premium offers.

How Retailers Can Better Identify High-Potential Prospects - Use Case

By using economic insights, retailers can better identify high-potential households who are likely to have purchase affinity. Retailers can use insights to better define audiences for marketing campaigns and help improve the efficiency of their marketing efforts.

How Retailers can use Consumer Spending Insights to Help Enhance their Loyalty Programs - Use Case

Retailers can score their customer files with IXI’s estimated spending capacity measures to help better differentiate customers by their spending trajectories, quickly apply focused strategies to high-potential new customers, and adjust loyalty program members.

Hurricane Relief Tax Credit Case Study: Retailer Identifies More Than $1 Million in Tax Credits with Help from Equifax

A retailer worked with Equifax to leverage Gulf Opportunity (GO) Zone Employee Retention Credits as part of the relief efforts following Hurricanes Katrina, Rita, and Wilma. The geo-coding processes from Equifax pinpointed locations inside the disaster zones while the tax credit experts calculated the opportunity. Equifax can help with our no-hassle set-up to efficiently identify, calculate, and manage compliance with the 2017 disaster relief tax credits for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria.

I-9 Case Study: Top Financial Services Client

Learn from a top 25 financial services organization defined and found success using our I-9 Management solution

Leading Bank Leverages Financial-Based Digital Targeting to Power Deposit Growth Campaign

A leading bank traditionally relied on running campaigns on common financial sites and utilizing premium targeting options across portals. In an effort to increase initial deposit amounts and the long-term value of each conversion, the firm sought to gain more control over which online visitors were seeing its ads, improve the efficiency of its targeting buy, and increase the profitability of new customers. The firm turned to Financial Cohorts for segmentation and digital targeting segments.

Lennox Transforms Credit and Collections with Help of Dynamic Equifax Solution

Lennox needed a more consistent and connected process for reviewing and approving customers and recovering debt. The company achieved this and more with the help of a world-class credit management solution from Equifax.

Leverage PhoneReveal from Equifax as a Tool in TCPA Risk Strategies

Nationwide Fortune 500 Company Leverages PhoneReveal from Equifax as a Powerful Tool in its TCPA Risk Strategy

Midwest Health Success Story

ACA Compliance on Autopilot

Mortgage Customer Retention & Recapture

Better Identify Borrowers That Are Likely to Prepay

Mortgage servicers and investors need new insights into which mortgages are more likely to prepay in order to support customer retention programs and enhance modeling accuracy. Mortgage executives can utilize Income360 household-level total income estimate to better understand borrowers’ current financial capacity, and identify and segment loans that are more likely to prepay.

Onboarding Compliance that Pays - Hardee's

I-9 and WOTC integration that pays for itself

Opus Bank Teams With Equifax to Service Small Businesses

To launch its new Small Business banking division, Opus Bank wanted a commercial data provider with the same ‘relationship’ approach to business, as well as the strong mix of industry exclusive data and advanced technology that came with Equifax BusinessConnect

Quantifying the Opportunity and Creating Client Treatment Groups - Best Practices for Brokerage Firms

Brokerage firms and their financial advisors need to be able to understand the hidden asset potential within their client base. However, they often only have a view of what their clients hold with them, resulting in decreased efficiency and missed opportunities. Brokerage firms can utilize WealthComplete to quantify growth opportunity and help financial advisors prioritize their efforts.

Shell HR Outsourcing

Shell implemented Unemployment Cost Management, Employment Verifications, W-2 Management and Paperless Pay from Equifax

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Enhances Targeted Marketing

South Carolina Federal Credit Union wanted to overcome the limits of traditional segmentation measures to better identify and market to a niche group of members that were not being adequately served within its target market and shift from a product-based to a needs-based approach for sales and marketing efforts.

Top 10 Bank Redefines Branch Goals Based on Market Opportunity with MarketMix

A leading U.S. bank needed to assess branch performance. They knew which branches had the highest Assets Under Management (AUM), but were unsure how those branches compared to competitive branches in the area. The bank also wanted to know which branches were underperforming relative to market opportunity. The firm used MarketMix to analyze branch performance.

Visual Case Study: Dignity Health

View a visual case study that illustrates how one of the nation's largest health achieved their compliance goals, reduced costs, and relieved significant administrative burdens for their HR Staff.

Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) Case Study: A Top 25 Bank Sees Over 50% Increase in WOTC Results with Switch to Equifax

A top 25 bank had a WOTC program in place but with a switch to the Equifax solution, the bank’s estimated credit value, screening completion, and eligibility identification all improved to drive over 50% increase in WOTC results. See how the proprietary SmartScreening™ technology from the Equifax WOTC Management solution optimized eligibility identification to drive increased credits and significantly improve overall WOTC program performance.

ACA Compliance: Top 10 Things You Need to Know in 2016

During this webinar, we’ll draw upon our experience helping hundreds of employers manage ACA to share the top 10 things that you need to know to ensure success in 2016.

ACA is Here to Stay - Best Practices for ACA Management

Join us to hear more about the impact that the ruling will have on employers. We’ll also discuss the complex processes involved in ACA management and best practices around: Data management, IRS reporting, subsidy notifications and more.

ACA reporting: Top 10 things employers must know NOW

Join the Equifax ACA experts as they reveal the top 10 things that employers must know NOW about ACA 1094/1095 reporting and share best practices for avoiding compliance roadblocks.

ACA Update for Employers: Employee Subsidies and IRS Fines

During this webinar, we'll provide an overview of the subsidy application and appeal processes and how this can translate into IRS fines down the road.

A Deep Dive into ACA IRS Reporting with Intuit and Equifax

Join Intuit®, the provider of TurboTax® software, and Equifax Workforce Solutions, a leading provider of ACA compliance solutions, to learn more about their experience with tax reporting for ACA and hear best practices to prepare for the new requirements.

Affordable Care Act - Ongoing Management

Learn more about the importance of the ongoing management of your ACA strategy and how certain industries will need to address their unique challenges in the years to come.

Affordable Care Act Pay, Play, Now What

Legal expert Tom Dowling of Stinson Morrison Hecker and workforce expert Mike Psenka of Equifax Workforce Solutions discuss best practices for the ongoing management of your Affordable Care Act (ACA) strategy. This webinar took place on April 17, 2013 prior to any additional legislative updates.

An Employer's Perspective on ACA Subsidy Appeals and Employee Communication

Jeff Taylor of Equifax and Rachel Stevens of Staffmark walk through the “nuts and bolts” of the subsidy process, explain options available to employers when receiving Marketplace notices, and share best practices on handling subsidy appeals. Stevens also shares how she is successfully managing the subsidy process and handling delicate communication with employees whose subsidies are appealed.

An FCRA Refresher for Compliant Cross Selling: Ensuring Permissible Purpose

Tammy Stacy, Deputy Chief Compliance Officer for Equifax, provides insight into the trends observed in CFPB-regulated financial institutions, recommendations around FCRA compliance, and the differences between cross-selling and prescreening.

Art of Engagement Using the Science of Numbers - Best Practices in Customer Engagement

Watch this on-demand webinar to learn best practices for Communications Service Provider marketers, including Best Practices in Customer Lifetime Value. Communications marketers can better leverage their wealth of in-house customer data by enhancing their Customer Lifetime Value (CLV) modeling for use in customer engagement marketing activities. Equifax can help clients take advantage of their customer data, enhanced with economic data, to create more comprehensive Customer Lifetime Value calculations and help augment their marketing program strategies.

Best Practices Being Leveraged to Facilitate Compliance with QM Ability to Repay Requirements Specific to Home Equity Lending

Rosie Biundo and Craig Leabig, two senior experts from Equifax, discuss best practices being leveraged by 1st mortgage originators to facilitate compliance with QM/Ability to Repay Requirements.

Burden of Proof: An Unemployment Mock Hearing

With unemployment hearings having serious consequences for employers, the heat is on when you receive notice of an unemployment hearing. Even the most seasoned HR pros can find unemployment law intimidating. We take you straight into an unemployment hearing to see how policy, procedure and preparation play out. Giving you crucial steps and best practices you can start using immediately. No matter your industry or experience level, this is one webinar not to miss! The webinar took place Nov. 15, 2017

Burden of Proof: An Unemployment Mock Hearing

With unemployment hearings having serious consequences for employers, the heat is on when you receive notice of an unemployment hearing. Even the most seasoned HR pros can find unemployment law intimidating. We take you straight into an unemployment hearing to see how policy, procedure and preparation play out. Giving you crucial steps and best practices you can start using immediately. No matter your industry or experience level, this is one webinar not to miss! The webinar took place Nov. 15, 2017

Competing in Today's Automotive Landscape

Join CU Direct and Equifax to learn how credit unions can compete more effectively in today’s automotive lending environment. To thrive in this market, you need to find profitable new members, efficiently close more deals, and increase your competitive position.

Credit Union Fraud Prevention

A Multi-Layered Approach

Credit Unions and the HELOC Landscape

View our discussion on economic trends in the mortgage industry and the impact for credit unions.

Day 1 Certainty™ Best Practices – What You Need To Know For A Successful Implementation

Since Fannie Mae implemented its DU® Validation Service, many mortgage lenders have hit a speed bump while trying to implement the Day 1 Certainty™ program. During this webinar, Equifax experts share their experience with lenders regarding program implementation and provide best practices for a smooth and efficient roll out. They also share recommendations to successfully request income and employment verifications from Equifax to minimize processing time and improve borrower experience.

Decoding ACA - IRS Reporting and Subsidy Management

Decode IRS reporting and subsidy management for the ACA. See examples of complex employment scenarios and how they play out in terms of 1095-C reporting. Learn best practices for data collection and management, form 1095-C distribution, and subsidy appeals management.

Dot-to-Doc: Connecting the Dots between HR Documentation and Unemployment Liability

Good documentation helps protect your company from employee litigation. But did you know that the same kind of documentation also helps you better manage your unemployment claims process? Find out from our Unemployment Cost Management experts just how critical documentation is to your win rate, your compliance with UI Integrity and your tax rates.

Effective I-9 Self-Audits: First Steps to Compliance

If you keep any Form I-9s on paper, up to 80% of them could have an error. With increased fine amounts and enforcement, learn how to improve your audit trail by conducint a self-audit. Find out how to quantify risks in your paper I-9s, identify and prioritize your high risk I-9s, avoid discrimination and retaliation in conducting a self-audit, and best remediation best practices.

Enabling Easier Rules Management with InterConnect

Learn how InterConnect's Rules Editor defines, tests and optimizes business rules and lets users quickly modify or create new rules, develop test data sets for repeated use, and create a more bullet-proof business strategy.

Factoring Look-Back Calculation into Benefits Administration

Join Benefitfocus and Equifax to learn more about the latest ACA updates and how analytics tools, integrated with benefits enrollment technology, can help employers effectively manage a compliant benefits program.

Filing ACA Forms 1094 and 1095 with the IRS

During this webinar, we’ll discuss best practices for preparing your data to populate the forms, registering to e-file with the IRS, filing an extension, and maintaining an audit trail to help with fine disputes down the road.

Found Money: How Employers Can Get the Most Out of WOTC

Employers that have a Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) program often times end up 'leaving money on the table'. Learn how your company can find that money with best practices and insights from our WOTC and job credit experts. And, you may be surprised to discover other benefits from a successful WOTC program (hint: employee retention, workforce insights, and more). *Webinar occurred June 2017

How Alternative Data and Advanced Analytics Give Utilities A Competitive Edge

Utilities need more effective ways to assess how they serve consumers for bill payment, deposit strategies and processes. Learn how alternative data and advanced analytics can help utilities drive increased revenue and margins while reducing credit risk and loss rates

How Kern County CA Locates Employment Data by SSN

Speakers from the Kern County, California DHS discuss the county's use of The Work Number to allow workers to search for and receive employment and income data instantly.

Improving Application Fraud Detection

This webinar discusses tips to combat leading fraud techniques including how to bridge silioed data, improve analytic methods, and quickly update models and rules as fraudsters’ tactics change.

Ingredients for Restaurant Success - Better Leverage Data to Help Attract and Engage Valued Guests

Restaurant marketers attended “Ingredients for Restaurant Success” to better understand ways to leverage the wealth of their in-house POS data for marketing activities and enterprise-wide decisions. Equifax can help clients take advantage of their internal data, enhanced with economic data, to create a more comprehensive view of guests and inform better decision-making.

Know More Grow More

Tips to help Credit Unions make the most out of their marketing investments

Looking to the Future - Emerging Affluent Millennials

As banks look towards the future, a key part of the plan is better understanding the preferences and needs of their Millennial customers and how to identify which of those Millennial customers are on track to become affluent in the future.

Military Lending Act -- Are you Ready

Speakers shared valuable insights about the Military Lending Act (MLA) background and the new requirements associated with the MLA Final Rule starting October 3, 2016.

Navigating ACA IRS Form Preparation

As employers are well aware, time is not on their side at this point – especially if they have not begun putting a process in place to prepare for IRS Reporting. Join our experts as they discuss navigating the murky waters of IRS reporting for the ACA.

Piecing Together ACA: Reporting, Subsidy Appeals, and Employee Education

With a better understanding of 1095-C forms and a thoughtful employee education plan, you can set your organization up for success in piecing together the ACA puzzle. Join the expert ACA team from Equifax to discuss the impact of the new regulations and Administration on ACA, tips for preventing form 1095 errors and minimizing corrections, ideas for developing a plan to get ahead of employees’ 1095-C confusion, and strategies for handling sensitive subsidy appeal discussions with employees.

PODCAST: Customer Lifetime Value Best Practices for Communications Marketers

This podcast discusses CLV and Customer Equity. Better leverage in-house customer data by enhancing Customer Lifetime Value (CLV) modeling for use in customer engagement marketing activities.

Equifax can help clients take advantage of their internal data, enhanced with economic data, to create a more comprehensive view of guests and inform better decision-making.

PODCAST for Restaurants: Better Leverage Data to Help Attract and Engage Valued Guests

This podcast presents ways for restaurants to leverage their in-house POS data for Customer Engagement marketing activities and enterprise decisions. Real-world examples of Best Practices are highlighted.

Equifax can help clients take advantage of their internal data, enhanced with economic data, to create a more comprehensive view of guests and inform better decision-making.

Q1 U.S. Economic and Credit Trends Outlook from Equifax

Make more informed decisions with economic and consumer credit insights from Equifax

Q2 U.S. Economic and Credit Trends Outlook by Equifax

Chief Economist Amy Crews Cutts delivers insights that can help drive strategic growth at your organization. During this webinar, Amy will discuss:
- U.S. Economic Overview
- U.S. Consumer Credit Trends
- Special Report: Recession Outlook
Whether you lead Credit Risk, Corporate Risk, Strategy & Planning, or Marketing, you will gain valuable economic and consumer credit insights to help drive strategic growth.

Q3 U.S. Economic and Credit Trends Webinar

Make more informed decisions with economic and consumer credit insights from Equifax

Reaching for Retail Nirvana - Better Leverage Data To Identify And Engage Your Valuable Shoppers

This webinar discusses ways that retailer marketers can work towards a “retail nirvana” – defined here as improved customer engagement through a 360-degree view of their customers and prospects. Many Equifax clients have used syndicated segmentation frameworks to leverage in-house and third-party data and help implement best practices, overcome departmental silos and better utilize their internal data.

Retail Segmentation Best Practices Podcast

Retailers - Leverage actionable segmentation data and market more effectively to your customers. Hear Best Practices in this IXI Services podcast.

Spotlight on ACA Subsidies

Watch this webinar on-demand to learn more about ACA subsidies, including: How the subsidy notification and appeal process works, real-life examples of challenges that employers have faced, best practices learned from processing subsidies for Equifax clients, how Equifax reduces the administrative burden and compliance risk associated with subsidies, and suggestions for educating and communicating with employees about subsidies.

The Affordable Care Act - Preparing for 2015

While many employers believe they do not have to worry about IRS reporting for the ACA until 2016, the reality is that they must begin preparing in January of 2015 in order to file in 2016. Join us as we break down IRS reporting for the ACA.

The Road to 95%: Mastering ACA Compliance in 2016 and Beyond

During this webinar, we'll provide an overview of employers' lessons learned during the first year since the Employer Mandate took effect and how organizations can apply that insight moving forward.

To Dial or Not To Dial - Best Practices for Contact Strategies that Align with TCPA Regulation

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) is prompting more litigation, and particularly class-action litigation, than ever before. TCPA lawsuits are frequently settled in the millions of dollars. Therefore, strict compliance with all relevant TCPA rules is critical to any business that contacts consumers through telephone technology.

Understanding the New Form I-9 and the Election’s Potential Impact on Immigration Reform

A leading immigration attorney leads a discussion on the revised Form I-9, penalties related to Form I-9 non-compliance and what 2017 could hold for employers from an enforcement perspective. She also provides an overview of what to expect regarding immigration reform and worksite enforcement. The webinar also addresses how the form changes have been implemented on the Equifax Workforce Solutions I-9 Management solution and explains how the service uses automation to help drive compliance.

Wage Audit Compliance: How States and Employers can Reduce the Compliance Burden

The webinar provides real examples of overcoming Wage Audit compliance challenges from Walmart, Equifax Workforce Solutions and state agency representatives. You will learn how employers, state agencies and TPAs collaborate to reduce employer risk, claim fraud and the administrative burden related to Wage Audits.

Walking the Tightrope: Striking the Balance Between Fraud Prevention and User Experience

Application fraud and account takeover are rapidly rising in the U.S. and many FIs financial institutions are scrambling to deploy mitigating controls. At the same time, the rising bar of customer expectations is pressuring FIs them to remove friction and increase functionality to create seamless digital experiences for their customers.

What's Next for ACA: Subsidy Notifications and Appeals

Join the team of Equifax Workforce Solutions ACA experts as they discuss the importance of handling subsidy notifications correctly and what can happen if things go awry.

What You Need to Know Now about Form I-9 and Immigration Enforcement

There’s a new Form I-9, clues in the recent Department of Homeland Security Budget-in-Brief and Appropriations bill suggest nationwide E-Verify is on the horizon and civil penalties for non-compliance with the Form I-9 requirements are at an all-time high. Are you ready? At this webinar, a leading immigration attorney and I-9 experts from Equifax Workforce Solutions focus on what employers need to know about these trends and more.

WOTC Best Practices Panel

What sets the most effective organizations apart when it comes to securing the maximum value from Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) programs? A group of HR, tax and compliance professionals discuss their best practices.

10 TCPA-Related Tips To Consider

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) is prompting more litigation, and particularly class-action litigation, than ever before. Strict compliance with all relevant TCPA rules is critical to any business that contacts consumers through telephone technology. Review these tips to help you manage your consumer contact strategies.

5 Key Capabilities of Synthetic ID Detection Solutions

Effective risk-detection solutions must be robust enough to handle both increasing volumes of pertinent data and savvy criminals. Learn whether your fraud detection solution has the key capabilities you need to reduce losses and improve operational efficiency

ACA 1095 Toolkit for Employers

Get our toolkit of valuable resources to help educate employees on ACA Form 1095, including a communication plan, email templates, a poster, FAQs, and more.

ACA Subsidy Toolkit for Employers

Get the Equifax ACA Subsidy Toolkit for Employers for access to valuable resources to help you manage subsidy appeals, including: - An ACA subsidy FAQ document for employees, - A sample employee education poster, - A best practice guide for benefits and HR staff, and - An ACA subsidy process road map.

A Guide To Better Digital Advertising Through Data

Tactics, tools and real-life brand case studies that show advertisers how they can use additional data sources to help improve their online advertising campaigns.

Aligning Sales, Credit, and Collections for Maximum Efficiency and Speed to Revenue

BusinessConnect™ Offers a Unified Customer Lifecycle Management Solution for Organizations

April 2016 Tax Intelligence - Unemployment Economic Update

SUI tax rates change year-over-year based on such factors as employer-specific experience, M&A activity, benefit payment inefficiencies, and overall economic conditions.

August 2016 ETS Tax Intelligence - Bankruptcies and UI

For SUI tax purposes, employers engaged in M&A transactions must adhere to the SUI tax provisions in each taxing jurisdiction, based on each unique set of facts and circumstances.

Equifax and Communication Services Providers Brochure

Decision 360 Brochure for Communications

InterConnect - a Product Review from Decision Management Solutions

Equifax InterConnect is a secure, cloud-based decision management platform for defining and executing decision policies at the front line. It provides a streamlined technology platform for developing powerful decisioning strategies based on easy accessibility to robust data and transparency in consumer acquisition.

Is Fraud Mitigation on Mobile Devices A Riskier Business?

The increasing demand for mobile access to banking transactions and other e-commerce activities will likely result in system weaknesses that fraudsters will try to exploit.

January 2016 ETS Tax Intelligence - New York Savings Opportunities

In February of 2016, New York SUI tax rates will be issued. Their issuance will create three potential savings opportunities for employers: voluntary contributions, joint accounts, and negative write-offs.

July 2016 ETS Tax Intelligence - SUTA Dumping

Learn about a recent SUTA dumping case and the outcome.

June 2016 ETS Tax Intelligence - SUI Rate Forecasts

The time gap between when rates can be determined and when rates are actually issued presents a challenge for employers.

March 2016 ETS Tax Intelligence - 2016 M&A Activity

Other than a slight decline in calendar year 2013, M&A activity in the U.S. has been trending upward since the Great Depression.

May 2016 ETS Tax Intelligence - Spring Cleaning Your UI Accounts

The amount of SUI taxes paid by an employer depends on a variety of factors including economic conditions, an employer's hire/fire practices, the number of claims, and the amounts of benefits.

October 2016 ETS Tax Intelligence - SUI Transfer of Experience

M&A can significantly influence an employer's SUI tax rates. This month's issue focuses on TOE when an organization undergoes a change involving the movement of employees from one legal entity to another.

September 2016 ETS Tax Intelligence - State Unemployment Tax Rates in 2017 and Beyond

SUI tax rate risk can be broken down into two primary components, those that employers can control and those that employers cannot. Learn more about the factors employers can control.

Some Facts About Recession Risk

Information from “Gauging U.S. Recession Risk” by Equifax Chief Economist Amy Crews Cutts and Deputy Chief Economist Gunnar Blix

Straight Talk from the Next Generation of Credit Card Customers

The eBook, Straight Talk from the Next Generation of Credit Card Customers, discusses what Millennials want, don’t want and the number one reason they’ll pick your card over others.

Subprime Auto Loans: A Second Chance at Economic Opportunity

Subprime auto loans seem to be an all too easy target these days. An increased negative media focus on some worst-case scenario situations has drawn criticism to an industry that—rather than a pointed finger—deserves some recognition for weathering the storm of the Great Recession, and ultimately helping to pave the way for our recent economic recovery.

Tax Intelligence - California Enterprise Zone Closings

The California Zone Program was repealed as of January 1, 2014, however many zone offices have chosen to close their doors before December 2014 deadline.

The Pursuit of Profitability

The Pursuit of Profitability takes a look at the Great Recession, discusses the path of economic recovery, and presents changing financial behaviors that emerged post-recession. The eBook shares practices to help win Affluent and Mass Affluent households.

These Days, One Size Doesn't Fit All

Savvy financial marketers are swapping mass mailers and generic cash incentives for more personalized and precise consumer-driven strategies.

Top Ten ACA Compliance Challenges Employers Face in 2017: Visual Guide

As the industry leader in ACA compliance, Equifax is helping clients manage eligibility, affordability, and IRS reporting for over 41 million employees. Download our visual guide to identify the top ten challenges employers face in 2017 and learn how your team can be prepared.

Using Trended Data to Better Understand Customer Behaviors

The ability to effectively target offers and foster loyalty is contingent on successfully predicting consumer behavior and spend. Trended, historical, longitudinal or time-series data is an invaluable tool for gaining practical perspective into consumer behavior.

Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) Target Group Checklist

WOTC is truly a win-win program: employees who may have a difficult time finding a job gain employment, and employers who hire them are eligible for federal tax credits up to $9,600 per eligible employee.

Many organizations are hiring WOTC-eligible employees but aren’t taking full advantage of the federal tax credits. Download our printable guide to help you understand who is eligible for this valuable tax credit.