Even people in authority are fooled. It is very important and necessary to perform a background investigation of new and sometimes existing personnel of small and large businesses, companies, corporate firms, professional organizations, commercial and industrial plants, factories, large corporations, and even micro enterprises.
Background checks may even be done on companies and institutions, as one party may be considering partnering or making a very substantial financial investment in the other one. Background checks on persons may be beneficial to private individuals who are interested in friendship and dating; who have met someone special or who may be doing business with someone for the first time; parents or other relatives may need to know the background of the man or woman who may want to marry their son or daughter. It is imperative that background checks be done by individuals or companies as this could prevent severe financial loss or emotional distress.