Employers use credit reports to assess a candidate’s stability and their propensity to be dishonest or commit fraud. But this implies that the … Read more
Joe Shaheen is a leading Washington, D.C., management consultant with over a decade experience in solving tough business issues with a focus on people’s challenges. He has been featured on CNN Headline News, Fox News Channel, and the Fox Business Network as an HR expert as well as numerous other media outlets. Shaheen is a former industrial engineer who became a recruiter, and transitioned into HR consulting. You can find his service offerings at humanalliance.com. Dara Duguay is the executive director of the Credit Builders Alliance. She has been involved with the issue of financial capability and empowerment for over 25 years. Prior to joining the Credit Builders Alliance, she ran her own consulting practice and advised clients such as TD Bank, the World Bank Group, Experian, Visa, and SunTrust Bank on their financial education efforts. Duguay was also the Director of Citi’s Office of Financial Education and oversaw a $200 million global commitment. Prior to her work at Citi, she served as the Executive Director of the Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy, which advocates for increased financial education for youth.