Posts by Becky Bower

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Tenants with Criminal Records are 20% of Rental Background Checks

CIC has released a criminal, eviction, and credit report for September through December, 2018. Highlighting the number of rental applicants that have criminal and eviction records on their tenant background checks, as well as the average FICO credit score, CIC’s quarterly data analysis shows that the applicants that are applying to your rental properties have

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Survive the Holidays While Avoiding Identity Theft

As you rush to get last-minute gifts, dinner preparations and flights home for the holidays, squeeze in some time to protect yourself from hungry identity thieves and hackers. With credit monitoring, credit security freezes, and some good ol’ fashioned financial awareness, you can minimize damages even if your identity thief is sitting right next to

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Holiday Tips for Traveling Property Managers

Whether you’re taking a staycation or traveling to the Bahamas, well-anticipated holiday vacations can take over your brain and make you forget important rental property tasks. Before you go, make sure you double check you have these security, renter notice, and replacement preparations done. Security, Security, Security While it’s unlikely that anyone will access your

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