Share:

Let Us Help — Contact Us

Let Experian and the Financial Assistance Checker help make your low-income assistance program more efficient and robust.

Call us at 1 888 414 1120


Learn More About


Stay Informed

Take advantage of exclusive insights from Experian's industry experts


Join the Discussion

Hear from our experts and share your views.

LinkedIn Follow Experian

Twitter Follow Experian Credit Info

Facebook Follow Experian_US

Google Plus Follow Experian CIS


Dispute Your Credit Report Information

Resolve reporting errors by disputing information on a personal or business credit report.

Twitter Feed

Financial Assistance CheckerSM

A low-income assistance qualification tool

Experian’s Financial Assistance CheckerSM score is an automated, low cost solution that enables utility companies to gain insight into customers’ income levels. The score enables utility companies to quickly and easily determine which consumers qualify for low-income assistance and in most cases immediately enroll them in the program.

The Financial Assistance Checker Score Can be Used for:

New customers — New customers are immediately scored to see if they qualify for low-income assistance based on the utilities’ score parameters.

Existing customers — Customers already in a low-income assistance program must re-enroll/recertify . Together with the utilities’ internal low-income assistance program, the Financial Assistance Checker will allow companies to reduce the number of manual application reviews and automatically qualify those current enrollees who meet the requirements for the low-income assistance program. The score will not disqualify anyone from the program, it will only indicate that a manual review must be initiated.

Outreach — Companies can use the Financial Assistance Checker to survey their database to identify and contact customers who currently are not enrolled but who may qualify for a low-income assistance program.

How Experian's Financial Assistance Checker Can Help

  • Validate participants for your low-income assistance programs in an automated environment  
  • Identify consumers who may be eligible for low-income assistance  
  • Optimize marketing campaign dollars aimed at low-income consumers  
  • Reduce delinquency and collections issues with current low-income consumers  
  • Develop educational campaigns promoting awareness of financial assistance programs available for energy bills  

Learn how to quickly and efficiently identify new and existing customers who may be eligible for low-income assistance programs and recertify those already enrolled. Improve your company’s financial strength, but also enhance your image in your community.

Request More Information

After completing this form, you will be able to download a product brochure for Financial Assistance Checker. You can also contact your local Experian sales representative or call 1 888 352 1133.

  • Submit
  • © 2014 Experian Information Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.