Risk Management Goes Mainstream

Greenhouse Associates writes on Risk Management Goes Mainstream about the mass market need for verification services:

True.com, now uses the Rapsheets service to conduct criminal background checks of its members. According to the Wall Street Journal, about 11% of the site’s 750,000 visitors were found to have felony records.

Ironically, their headline is true on the financial level as well as the social networks level; I expect more and more individuals will use baby versions of the risk management tools that companies use.