How to Unmask a Fraud Ring

Clarity’s fraud team exercises round-the-clock vigilance by utilizing the subprime credit industry’s largest database. Below are the details of one example of how Clarity works with clients for industry-leading security against fraud.
Fraud Ring Moniker: Excel Vision Capital

Modus Operandi: Listing “Excel,” “Vision” or “Capital” as employers on applications, among

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    Lending Risks in Today’s Alternative Financial Services Market

Lending Risks in Today’s Alternative Financial Services Market

The Subprime Population is Broad and Diverse

Given the variability of the subprime consumer population, individuals seeking alternative financial services each carry their own unique history. But accessing a more complete view can be a challenge.
In this piece, we explore some of the challenges lenders encounter while looking to

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In the Fight Against Fraud, How’s Your Data Doing?

Fraudsters work around the clock. Your fraud prevention measures should too. Fraud prevention is a primary concern for any business in the lending industry. The growth of digital and mobile technologies makes it increasingly difficult to determine who is on the other end of a transaction.

A lender’s risk is

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Top Two Fraud Rings Q1 2016

1. Fraud Ring Name: Tor Bandits
Modus Operandi: On every application, this fraud ring uses TOR* IP addresses and / or VPN proxy services. Over 90 percent of the home phone area codes do not match the home address state and over 40 percent of applicants use an out

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Top 3 Fraud Rings

1. Fraud Ring Name: Texas Yahoos
Modus Operandi: On most of their applications they use valid addresses from Texas and Louisiana and accounts from the big national banks.
The Big Giveaway: This fraud ring usually structures their e-mail address First name + First letter of last name + 3 digit #

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