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Income and Employment verification

With the Equifax Work Number:

  • Receive verification of Employment and Income straight from the employer

  • Income verifications contain both basic employment information and detailed compensation data—wages, bonuses, commissions and overtime.

  • If provided by the employer, the verification will also include historical payment data, and dates and amounts of the applicant’s most recent and projected pay increases.

  • Equifax delivers results within seconds, leveraging The Work Number® database containing income and employment records from over 5,500 employers.



  • Meets Fannie Mae Day 1 Certainty for Desktop Underwriter

  • It’s easy to use for both borrower and lender

  • It’s a safe and secure system

  • Speeds up validation process

  • Eliminates fraud because verifying income/employment directly with employer

  • Electronic verifications help ensure borrowers meet Ability-to-Repay requirements

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