TruthFinder and Instant Checkmate have been ordered to pay $5.8 million by the Federal Trade Commission for deceiving consumers about whether consumers had criminal records. In addition, they were found to have violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) by operating as consumer reporting agencies while failing to ensure the maximum possible accuracy on their consumer reports.

 

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