The Credit Scoring Site A bleak account 

Consumers Union

To Consumer Reports: URGENT. Employers do not use credit scores
Foremost, this is a test of the efficacy of email. Contrary to Consumers Union's claims, employers do not use credit scores. Do messages get through? 2014-02-03

Consumer Reports spreads myth about credit scores and employers
Magazine renews its 2005 claim in 2013, again with no evidence or source. 2013-07-15

Influence: The Consumerist, Consumers Union, ValueClick
The Believers team meme gains steam, and things aren't always what they seem. Credit scores in employment and job screening. 2010-10-05