Experian's business information is designed to be as accurate, reliable and comprehensive
as possible. To achieve this, Experian conducts a business televerification program
to verify information about a business by telephone. When you receive a phone call
from Experian to update basic information about your business, our representative
will clearly identify himself/herself as a representative of Experian and the purpose
of the call.
Experian is sensitive to your interest in privacy, and we are committed to letting
you know what information is collected, how the information is used and in providing
you choices in the use of the information.
Questions We Ask Experian representatives call businesses
to update the following information:
Name of the business
Address of the business
Highest ranking person or contact at that location and title
Whether the business is operated from a home or a commercial location
Year the business started
Number of employees
Questions We Don't Ask We don't ask for sensitive or personal
information. If you are requested to provide any of the following types of personal
information, you should not provide this information over the phone but instead ask
for specifics regarding the origin of the call and a phone number or address of the
Social Security number
Date of birth
Personal financial information
Personal health information
Personal family information
Information Use Experian's business marketing database is
used by our clients to find their ideal business prospects and improve relationships
with business customers that are interested in learning more about their products
Accurate Information Is Beneficial To Your Business Experian
updates your business information so that its business marketing database is as accurate
as possible. Accurate data is used by consumers and businesses to locate businesses
that they are interested in doing business with. The more accurate and current the
information, the better targeted offers can be.
How Experian's Business Information Is Originally Obtained Experian's business information is gathered from a variety of sources such as yellow
pages, public records, Uniform Commercial Code filings, new business filings, etc.
Questions And Concerns If you have any questions or concerns,
please call Experian Business Information Solutions voice mail at 714 830 7714. A
representative will contact you to answer your questions.