Communications & Utilities

002From acquiring the right prospects for your bundled communications services to confirming the identity of your utility applicants — you need a wide range of solutions for your marketing, decisioning, fraud prevention and data integration needs. With more than 20 years of experience in the communications and utilities industries, Equifax offers a dedicated team of communications experts with deep domain experience in the critical issues facing this specific marketplace. As a matter of fact, Equifax provides application processing and decision solutions for 40% of the communications industry, including key players in local, long distance, wireless, small business, cable and satellite.

What's the Benefit to Your Business?

  • Access advanced technology for efficient decisioning and data integration
  • Make more informed decisions with valuable consumer credit information
  • Equifax supplies critical consumer and business credit data to virtually all of the top communications providers in the U.S.
  • Improve credit and direct marketing efforts
  • Control risk and reduce losses with powerful, industry-specific risk scoring tools
  • Reduce fraud and facilitate compliance
  • Access superior data exchanges built specifically for the communications and utilities industries
  • Equifax manages the National Consumer Telecom & Utilities Exchange (NCTUE), which includes nearly 60% of the nation's leading communications companies
  • Recover debt with effective collections tools

For more information on Equifax’s Solutions for the Communications Industry, click here.

Power Pack for Telco & Utility

Power Pack™ for Telco & Utility provides only the relevant information you need for customer identification. For only a few dollars per report, you can control your spending, but still have peace of mind that you know who you are doing business with. And when you need to assess credit risk and set deposit terms, you can choose the Power Pack option that includes a delinquency score.



Products and Services
Advanced Wireless Risk Model Today’s wireless communications companies have a growing need for credit information and scoring to make sound business decisions.
Advanced Energy Risk Model Today’s energy companies have a growing need for credit information and scoring to make sound business decisions. provides a web-based single source for consumer credit, economic and demographic data, plus multiple scenario-based forecasts and insightful industry analysis for the nation and local regions.
Exchange Risk Score provides unique full-account information specific to the Communications, Pay TV and Utility industries.
InterConnect for Communications & Utilities InterConnect for Communications & Utilities offers an industry-specific solution for centralizing service activation, automating deposit determination, and validating customer identity in real-time.
NCTUE allows members to screen new applicants for customer service applications and unpaid closed accounts to decrease write-offs and improve profitability.
Undisclosed Debt Monitoring is a proprietary platform that monitors the “quiet period” between the time of original credit file pull and the closing of the loan.