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I have a young mother applying for a unit. She seems sound, but has baulked at doing a full application (citing identity theft fears - which I can understand). While I empathize, I told her it was standard (I use the free application from this site). She has come back asking if giving her credit score is enough. I said no, that I need job/income (current and past), housing, references etc.. Would that be a red flag for you? I'm not ready to reject her by any means, but I find it strange that she's resisting something so basic. Are younger people just not accustomed to being forthcoming with information in this situation?
Tanya R, VA on Saturday, January 18, 2020
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