Small Business

Easy-to-use online background checks for small businesses

Efficiently manage your hiring risks by quickly verifying an employee’s credentials or criminal history using BackgroundDirect, an affordable web-based background checking solution.

Simplify Your Small Business Background Checks

As a small business owner, you need access to fast, effective background checks that can help you quickly find and hire the right employees to keep your business running smoothly. Any delays can cause you to lose out on quality candidates.
Background Direct provides quick, direct access to the critical insights you need to assist you to:

  • Reduce employee-related financial and physical risk
  • Mitigate costly legal risk associated with negligent hiring and retention
  • Enhance workplace safety and compliance

Customizable Screening Packages

We understand that background checks are not one size fits all. That’s why Background Direct features easy to understand screening packages that are clearly priced that you can immediately use. You can also choose to add supplementary searches to your packages by selecting from the available add-ins. And every custom package that you create can be saved and reused for faster ordering.

Self-Service On-Site Inspection

Our Get Verified mobile app streamlines and simplifies the site inspection process by enabling you to digitally complete your entire site inspection using your smart phone. This helps accelerate the credentialing process, so you can more quickly become an approved and credentialed screening customer and start using your account sooner.

  • Patent pending technology
  • Eliminates the need for 3rd party on-site inspection
  • Speeds up business verification process
  • Free mobile app

Payment Flexibility

Flexibility to pay for as many or as few candidate screens as needed, with a pay-as-you-go payment structure, ensuring the solution can scale up or down according to your hiring needs.
BackgroundDirect® payment flexibility includes:

  • No Monthly Contracts
  • No Screening Minimums
  • Pay-Per-Screen Flexibility
  • Pay by Credit Card Option
  • Safe and Secure
  • Mobile and Tablet Friendly

Get Started In Three Easy Steps

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BackgroundDirect small business background check three step sign-up process

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