Metro 2 Format
The Metro 2 format is the industry standard file format for reporting consumer credit information. Reporting in the Metro 2 Format greatly benefits the credit grantor, the consumer reporting agencies and your customer by:
The Credit Reporting Resource Guide (CRRG)
The Credit Reporting Resource Guide (CRRG) was created by the Consumer Data Industry Association (CDIA) to assist Data Providers with reporting credit information to the credit bureaus. The CRRG contains detailed information regarding the Metro 2 format such as: required fields, account type codes, account status codes, bankruptcy indicators, account number changes, payment history, and delinquency reporting.
To obtain a copy of the CRRG, please contact your Data Reporting Representative or the TransUnion Service Desk at (800) 813-5604.