be_ixf;ym_202001 d_25; ct_50

News Room

January 16 | 2020

The Smart Way to Consider a Candidate’s Social Media

David Bloom — General Manager, Gig Economy — shared thoughts on the importance of social me...

Read More
January 9 | 2020

Sterling Tapped as Screening Provider for OMNIA Pa...

— Background and Identity Services Offered to Thousands of Agencies and Educat...

Read More
December 2 | 2019

Sterling Volunteers Partners with Checkster

Trusted Background and Reference Checks Sterling Volunteers is excited to announce our partnership with Checkster, whose simple solution streamlines the reference checking process and merges feedback into powerful reports resulting in uncovering deeper, important insights into candidates. Together, we are helping nonprofit organizations optimize th...

Read More
November 7 | 2019

Make Your Next Five Minutes Matter: The New Sterli...

Five minutes. It’s not that much time, but just think about how easy it is...

Read More
October 2 | 2019

Sterling Taps Fama as Social Media Screening Partn...

—Partnership Offers Sterling Clients AI-Based Social Media & Web Screening For Potential Hires & Employees— NEW YORK, NY (October 2, 2019)—Sterling, a leading provider of background and identity services, today announced its new partnership with Fama, an AI-based social media and web screening solution that identifies behaviors iden...

Read More
HR Legislation in the Stoned Age: Marijuana Legalization

Watch On-demand
Sterling – Best Self-Service Background Check for 2020
Read The Blog
Hiring Trends in the Age of the Gig Economy, IdentityFraud, and Social Media
Download the PDF
The Smart Way to Consider a Candidate’s Social Media
Read the News


Background Screening Services

Criminal Background Checks - Our comprehensive background screening services raise the safety bar to help ensure faster, accurate hiring decisions.

Learn about Criminal Background Checks
Employment Verifications

We validate who you are hiring in advance with thorough verification services backed by our own powerful fulfillment engine.

Learn about Employment Verifications
Drug & Health Screening

Improve workplace safety with an array of pre-and post-drug and alcohol tests, health screenings and DOT services.

Learn about Drug & Health Screening


Want to talk background checks or brainstorm about hiring solutions? Need us to just listen? Whatever the reason, we are here to help.

General Inquiries


866 881 2011

SterlingNOW Support

Please reach out to us at or message us using the help chat at If you'd like a phone call, send us your phone number.

Client Services


888 889 5248
+1 646 829 3382

Corporate Address

1 State Street Plaza
New York, NY 10004