Welcome to the website of Reliable Background Screening. These terms of service (“Terms”) govern your access to and use of our website, including any content, functionality, and services offered on or through the website and related webpages (the “Service”). Please read these Terms carefully before using the Service. By accessing or using the Service, you agree to be bound by these Terms.

Consumer Reporting Agency. Reliable Background Screening (RELIABLE) is a consumer reporting agency, operating under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and other applicable laws and regulations. RELIABLE provides consumer reports that may contain information about individuals’ credit, criminal, and other public records, as well as information about their employment, education, and other background information. Our consumer reports may be used for a variety of permissible business purposes, including but not limited to employment screening, tenant screening, volunteer screening, and member screening, and may include credit reports.

User Accounts. By accessing our website or using our services, you affirm that you are capable of entering into a legally binding agreement. If you are accessing or using our website or services on behalf of a company or organization, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind that entity to these Terms.

In order to access certain features of the Service, you will be required to register for an account, and become a Client by executing and signing our applicable Service Agreement(s), for the permissible business purpose(s) (eg., employee screening, volunteer screening, tenant screening, member screening, etc.) for which you are establishing an account(s). You agree to provide accurate, current, and complete information when registering for an account and to update your information as necessary to maintain its accuracy.

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account information, including your password, and for all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security. The signed Service Agreement(s) defines the official legal relationship and terms between RELIABLE and its Clients, as well as Client obligations and responsibilities.

Use of Service. You agree to use the Service only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Terms. You may not use the Service in any manner that could damage, disable, or impair the Service or interfere with any other party’s use of the Service. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Service, through hacking, password mining, or any other means. You may not use the Service to engage in any activity that violates any applicable law or regulation, or any right of any third party.

Intellectual Property. The Service and its entire contents, features, and functionality, including but not limited to all information, software, text, displays, images, video, and audio, and the design, selection, and arrangement thereof, are owned by us, our licensors, or other providers of such material and are protected by United States and international copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws.

Privacy. We take your privacy seriously. Our Privacy Policy, available on our website, governs the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information provided by you. By using our website or services, you consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information as outlined in our Privacy Policy.

Changes to Terms. We reserve the right to modify these Terms at any time, in our sole discretion. If we make material changes to these Terms, we will notify you by posting the updated Terms on our website or by email. Your continued use of the Service after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the updated Terms.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction. These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Arizona. Any legal action or proceeding arising out of or in connection with these Terms shall be brought exclusively in the courts of Maricopa County, Arizona, and you consent to the personal jurisdiction of such courts.

Links to Third-Party Websites. Our website may contain links to third-party websites that are not owned or controlled by RELIABLE. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites. By using our website, you expressly release Reliable Background Screening from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website. We make no claims regarding the quality, security, or appropriateness of the content from those sites. Further, any link from Reliable Background Screening does not convey our endorsement of any site. RELIABLE provides such links for your convenience only.

Disclaimer. Reliable Background Screening provides information on this website, in its Reliable Blog and Industry News, and on any other electronic media for informational purposes only (except for our consumer reports, which are provided only for RELIABLE Clients, who have executed and signed our Service Agreement(s), at the request of these Clients’ applicants). This is not intended to imply or create a client relationship, which can only be established by executing and signing our Service Agreement(s). Any information we offer should not be relied upon and does not constitute legal advice.

Although we always strive to keep information current, we cannot guarantee its accuracy or completeness. Reliable Background Screening, its officers and employees are not attorneys and cannot provide legal advice. You should seek legal advice from licensed attorneys in the jurisdictions where your business dealings are conducted.

Several registered and pending trademarks, service marks, and logos are owned by Marcett, Inc. d.b.a. Reliable Background Screening. Any use of these without prior permission from Reliable Background Screening is prohibited. A partial list is indicated below.

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