Equifax was incorporated by Cator and Guy Woolford in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1899. It started as a Retail Credit Company. It was renamed to Equifax in 1975. This company is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. This company later widened its focus and expanded into commercial credit reports on companies in the United States, Canada, and the UK.
Equifax Inc. is consumer credit reporting agencies. It serves buyers and sellers together through its wide variety of businesses such as customer relationship management, direct marketing, transaction processing, and information management businesses. The Company serves the healthcare industries and government, utilities, credit card, telecommunications, information technology, financial services, transportation, and retail. Equifax analyses and gathers information on more than 800 million customers along with 88 million businesses across the globe. Equifax distributes all the fraud-prevention and credit monitoring services directly to its customers. It owns and operates in 24 different countries in the USA, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. It employs over 10,000 employees around the globe.
Equifax Corporate Official Address
- Address: 1550 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309, USA
- Phone Number: +1 888-202-4025
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- Number of Employees: 12,000
- Established: 1899
- Founder: Cator Woolford & Guy Woolford
- Key People: Mark L. Feidler (chairman)