DataQuest strives to be an industry leader in terms of protecting consumer data, legal compliance, product standards, client education and customer service.

DataQuest is an active member of the Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA - formally NAPBS). Being an active member of the PBSA, helps DataQuest keep abreast of ever-changing legislature, trends in the industry and provides resources, training and tools to help us better service our clients. To learn more about the PBSA, please visit

We are very proud to be formally recognized as Accredited by the Background Screening Agency Accreditation Program (BSAAP) of the PBSA. Only 10% of the companies in our industry have gone through this extensive accreditation process and earned this highest seal of approval from our industry association. And as of 2018, we are a Certified Woman-Owned Business.


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As a Consumer Reporting Agency (CRA), DataQuest is regulated by the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), as well as state laws, rules and regulations with regards to obtaining and reporting information.

Employers are also regulated by the FCRA, if they use CRAs such as DataQuest, for their employment screening. To learn more about the FCRA and your obligations under the FRCA, please visit