General

FAQs and questions about W2

What are the two W2 environments?
We have the two separate environments at W2 below: The UAT environment This is where you will begin your W2 journey ... primarily, a testing environ...
Mon, 5 Aug, 2019 at 2:09 PM
What is the W2 Sandbox?
Sandbox The W2 Sandbox mode allows API calls or SAVI calls to be tested without any live services being hit, thus they are not chargeable. This is especial...
Thu, 1 Aug, 2019 at 9:36 AM
Does W2 provide international ID checks?
Yes. We provide ID checks across multiple jurisdictions, please ask your account manager/commercial contact for the most up to date list. 
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019 at 10:08 AM
Will my service calls leave a Credit Lenders footprint or affect a credit rating?
It will be clearly indicated on each service documentation page whether the search will leave a footprint. However, as a general rule, if the service provi...
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019 at 10:09 AM
What is a 2 plus 2 Check?
To confirm someone’s identity to meet JMLSG and UK regulator guidelines a verification known as a 2+2 is the expectation. This involved taking two pieces o...
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019 at 10:09 AM
W2 Abbreviations
Term Definition AML Anti Money laundering. KYC Know Your Customer. The process of identifying an individual. eKYC electronic Know Your Customer. The ...
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019 at 11:07 AM