Sample Letter to Challenge Information in Your Background Check

REQUEST[Date]TO: [Name of background check company] [Address of company]Dear Sir or Madam,I hereby request that you reinvestigate the following information contained in your files on me: [description of information that is incorrect or incomplete].This information is disputed for the following reasons: [describe why the information is wrong].Please advise me of the results of your reinvestigation.If the reinvestigation does not resolve our differences concerning the foregoing, I shall provide you with a brief statement for inclusion in any subsequent investigative consumer report concerning me.This request is made pursuant to Civ. Code, § 1786.24.Very truly yours,[Your signature][Your name][Your address]