User Guide: Setup > Loan Setup > Credit Bureau
NLS Interface

Credit Bureau

The global setup for Credit Bureau is configured from the Credit Bureau sub-category under Loan Setup.

Click Add Add to configure a new credit bureau header.

Enter the unique ID code provided to you from the various reporting agencies in the appropriate fields. Enter the reporter name and address as defined in your accounts with the reporting agencies. Enter your identification number. This is a number used to uniquely identify a data furnisher. It is your internal code to identify the particular branch office from which the data originated.

SFTP the Metro 2 File

NLS 5.14 and later

To transmit the Metro 2 file electronically via SFTP, select SFTP the Metro 2 File and choose a SFTP server as configured in Setup > System > SFTP Settings.

Requesting Credentials

If you are going to be pulling credit reports into NLS, configure the credentials provided to you by the credit bureau on the Requesting Credentials tab of the Credit Bureau Setup.

NLS 4.9.3 and later

Risk Based Pricing

To enable the receiving of risk based pricing add-on data from a credit bureau click Add Ons and select Risk Based Pricing in the Add Ons dialog. The data returned by the credit bureau is a ranking percentage of the credit score. A min/max credit score value may also be requested from TransUnion.

NLS 4.10.6 and later

Military Lending Act (MLA)

To enable the receiving of Military Lending Act add-on data from a credit bureau click Add Ons and select Military Lending Act (MLA) in the Add Ons dialog. The information received—MLA Covered Borrower status—will be displayed in the Special Messages section of the credit report.

For more information, see Credit Profile.

Updated: 2019.04.15

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