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How To Check Your CRB Status Online

The Credit Reference Bureau is a company that is licensed and it is based in Kenya.CRB usually Keeps and present reports of people who default loans to kenyan financial institutions.

In Kenya ,once an individual defaults loans and is listed in CRB,then there is no way that person is going to be approved of any future loans from financial institutions .

For that reason ,it is very vital to always check online for CRB status to keep away from any difficulties when you want to borrow a loan from the financial institutions.

In Kenya ,there are only three licensed institutions that have been given permission to give Credit Reference Bureau reports

1.There is the Metropol

2.There is the Transunion

3 There is the Creditinfo

1.Checking CRB status through Metropol

This is the main licensed institution that give CRB reference reports in Kenya.As compared to The credit info and the Transunion,it provides quite a number of services which includes;

It offers credit management

It offers credit rating

It also offers consultation services

Three ways of checking CRB status using Metropol;

1.One can check via the metropol website

2.One can also check status by downloading and then installing the metropol app

3.One can also check CRB status by dialing *433#

When Checking CRB through USSD,

1.,Go to mpesa on your phone then scroll till the option of ‘lipa na mpesa’

2.The paybill number is :220388

3.The account number to be used is your National identity Card number

After successful completion of the Guide above ,a text with a code,a number of reference and some link will be sent to you.

4.After the registration,you are required to Dial *433# and key in your national identity Card number.

A message that has your Credit Reference Bureau information will be sent to you.

Alternatively,on your phone ,you can go to the Metropol website or even download and then install Metropol crystobol app.

Nonetheless, one can only opt for either of the two options, if you have successfully finished the step by step guide stated above.

Contacts of Metropol

If one has further queries, one can contact them using their mobile phone number;+254709834000

Their Website is;

They are Situated in Nairobi,Loita street at Barclays plaza,9th floor

2.Checking CRB status through creditinfo Kenya

Creditinfo International is the owner of Creditinfo Kenya .For one to check their CRB status online using Creditinfo ,they are required to feed in information on the spaces in the credit request form

Then after ,one will receive clearence certificate

Contacts of Creditinfo

If one has further queries,they can contact them using their mobile phone number ;+254203757272

Their website is:

Their E-mail address is :[email protected]

Their Address is :Post office BOX: 38941-00623- Parklands,In Nairobi

They are situated in packsuites, office number 12, 2nd floor, in parklands road

3.Checking CRB status through Transunion.

One can check their CRB status online using Transunion ,and they can do that through sending a message to 21272 or resorting to downloading and installing Transunion Credit Reference Bureau (CRB) app or resorting to visiting Transunion official website or even resorting to a Transunion site

When Using Transunion official Website:

On your phone,go to the official transunion website.In the website,follow the step by step guide in order to register and get your CRB information

When using the Transunion App.

You are required to download and install Transunion Nipashe app by going to the google play store to download.

After downloading,you are required to register by using your Identity Card number.

Be keen to adhere to the instructions that is given in order to get your Credit Reference Bureau status

When using SMS.

1.You are required to SMS your full names through the number 21272.

2.Then Key in your identity Card number.

3 .Lastly get your Credit Reference Bureau (CRB) status

Transunion provides a number of services which include ;

1.It offers credit report Services

2.It also offers clearance certificate services.

Contacts of Transunion

For further queries one can contact them using their mobile phone number;+254203751799 or 0730651000

Their Website is; transunionafrica.

Their E-mail address is ;[email protected]

Their office is situated in Nairobi,at Prosperity House ,near Museum Hill in Westlands ,Westlands Road

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