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United States FACT Act

The Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACT Act) was enacted in 2003 and amends the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), a federal law that regulates, in part, who is permitted to access your consumer report information and how it can be used. The FACT Act entitles consumers to obtain one free copy of his/her consumer file from certain consumer reporting agencies during each 12-month period. Credit reports are obtained from credit bureaus. If you would like a free copy of your credit report, visit

PLEASE NOTE: First Advantage Background Services Corp. will only have a record on you if it has conducted a background check on you for one of its client companies/organizations that you work for, contracted with, volunteer for or have applied to for employment or residence.

You may receive a free copy of your employment or resident background check report conducted by First Advantage Background Services Corp. by calling 800.845.6004.

If you already have a copy of your employment or resident background check report and wish to dispute specific information, you will need to submit a request for reinvestigation by calling 800.845.6004.

New Mexico Consumers: If you believe you are a victim of identity theft, you may submit a declaration of removal by sending it via regular/certified mail to the mailing address or via the facsimile number provided below:

First Advantage
Phone: 800.845.6004
P.O. Box 105108
Atlanta, GA 30348
Fax: 678.694.2844

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