Real Id, Inc. Background Checks

What is Real Id, Inc.?

Real Id, Inc. is a background check company headquartered in Lincolnwood, IL. They offer background screening services for the following industries:

  • Resident screening
  • Employment screening
  • Healthcare screening
  • Government compliance
  • Debt Collection

What is in a Real Id Background Check?

The type information contained in the background check performed by Real ID will depend on the industry. If you are applying for an apartment there will likely be other information in your background report than if you are applying for a job.

Below are some examples of what may be in a Real Id, Inc. Background Report.

Real Id tenant background checks include the following:

  • Civil Records Searches – bankruptcy, eviction, liens, judgements
  • Credit Reports
  • Criminal Background Checks
  • Employment & Residence Verification

Real Id employment background checks include the following:

  • Civil Records Searches – bankruptcy, driving records and motor vehicle searches
  • Credit Reports
  • Criminal Background Checks
  • Verifications – Social Security, Education, Employment, Licenses

The types of checks performed will depend on the industry that is using the Real Id background check services. The two above examples are very similar with slight variation specific to the industry. So if you are applying for a healthcare position and they are using Real Id, you can expect similar searches to the employment background checks with more specific checks related to the healthcare industry.

Denied a Job Due to Inaccurate Real Id Background Check?

Mistakes on employment background checks happen often. Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) Real Id, Inc. must make sure that the information they provide is accurate and up-to-date.

If errors on a Real Id employment background Check have cost you a job, you may have a case. Find out now.

Denied an Apartment or Lease Due to Errors on a Real Id Background Check?

Sadly, errors on tenant screening reports happened and can keep people from getting an apartment or house. This can be devastating for you and your family.

If errors on a Real Id background check have kept you from getting and apartment or housing, you may have a case. Find out now.

How to Dispute Real Id Background Check Errors

When your background check or credit report from Real Id, Inc. is wrong, you have the legal right under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) to dispute the errors.
Real Id, Inc. allows consumers to dispute their reports through the mail. Visit the Real Id Dispute Center for a list of the information they require.
Real Id Dispute Mailing Address:
Real ID, Inc.
Attn: Compliance
6444 N Ridgeway Ave
Lincolnwood, IL 60712

How Long Does a Real Id, Inc Background Check Dispute Take?

Once you file a dispute with a background check company they have 30 days to investigate your claim. After 30 days the must remove any inaccurate information.

Can I Sue Real Id, Inc. for Background Check Errors?

You may have a case and be able to sue Real Id in Federal court if any of the following have happened to you:

  • You were denied a job due to inaccurate information provided by Real Id. You were denied a promotion due to inaccurate information provided by Real Id.
  • The start date of your job was delayed due to inaccurate information provided by Real Id.
  • You were denied and apartment due to errors on a report provided by Real Id.
  • You were denied a house due to errors on a Real Id report.
  • You had to pay higher rent, insurance, deposit or the lease terms were changed due to incorrect information on a report provided by Real Id.

Real Id, Inc. Background Check Complaints, Cases, and Lawsuits

The following are cases or complaints filed by Francis Mailman Soumilas, P.C.
Call us now at 1-877-735-8600 if following has happened to you.

Carl Smith v. Real ID. Mr. Smith was denied an apartment because of an inaccurate tenant screening report prepared and sold by Real ID. The inaccurate criminal history on the report belongs to two individuals named Charles Smith.

Francis Mailman Soumilas, P.C. Consumer Law Firm Can Help

We understand how damaging errors on your background check can be, and how frustrating it is when your rights under the Fair Credit Reporting Act have been violated.

We have been fighting for people just like you for over 20 years against false reporting done by background check companies and credit reporting agencies.
Call us now or fill out our form for a free case review 1-877-735-8600.

Real Id, Inc. Contact Information

Real Id, Inc. Address:
6444 N. Ridgeway Ave
Lincolnwood, IL 60712
Phone: 1-800-342-7292
Fax: 866-973-7268
Website: http://www.realidinc.com/

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