Posted by RE_Newbee on October 13, 2003 at 13:17:21:
mrlandlord.com - credit checks for 10 bucks. We charge the tenants a $10 application fee to pass along the costs.
Our state (IA) has criminal background checks online for free - it’s public information. You might want to do some internet searches for your state to see if they have the same.
Don’t forget to call their references (job and past landlords).