People Search Archives

These blogs include free resources and tips on completing people searches whether for personal or business use.

How To - Halloween Safety
Oct
21

Halloween Safety: How to Find Out Who Lives in Your Neighborhood Before Halloween

Neighbors can be Spooky! Find out which doors you should AVOID before Halloween! Most people think that Halloween safety is just a matter of knowing their neighbors, but how much do you really know? Consider this: Do you know all of your neighbors? Most likely not. How well do you know the neighbors you do socialize […]

What is a CPN Number and How to Spot CPN Numbers
Oct
09

What is a CPN Number, and How to Spot CPN Numbers

A CPN (Credit Privacy Number or Credit Protection Number) is typically marketed as a fix for bad credit or as a way to keep your social security number private. On the surface, this seems like a good idea. And, it sounds believable. The Social Security Administration can issue social security numbers on demand. So, why […]

Complete Guide to OFAC Compliance - Searchbug
Jul
31

The Complete Guide to OFAC Compliance

If you do business with foreign partners or customers, OFAC compliance is a big deal. The Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), enforces sanctions against countries and groups of people. OFAC sanctions and programs are in place to prevent businesses from doing business with terrorist and criminal organizations, and countries under U.S. embargos. Obviously, people […]

The Ultimate Guide to Batch Skip Tracing for Real Estate - Searchbug
Jun
20

The Ultimate Guide to Batch Skip Tracing for Real Estate

Not long ago, skip tracing and direct mail had a battle in the real estate colosseum. Skip tracing won. But, many tried batch skip tracing for real estate and returned to direct mail after struggling to get the results they’d hoped for. Why did this happen? How did the skip tracing train get derailed? Even […]

What Happened to the First Online People Search Services? via Searchbug.com
May
21

What Happened to the First Online People Searches?

Finding people has been a popular online activity for decades. There have been a lot of companies which offered online people searches for finding various pieces of personal information over the internet. Personal information databases specialized in everything from DNA histories to shipping addresses to death records. Each people finding service evolved throughout their lifetime, […]

Find Where Someone Works via Searchbug Blog
Feb
25

How to Find Out Where Someone Works

So, you need to verify where someone works. This can be an unfortunate situation, since it’s typically only necessary to find out where someone works once they’ve skipped out on some financial obligation. Fortunately, there are ways to find out where people work, either on your own, or with some help. As a general rule, […]

Get Better Real Estate Leads - Blog via Searchbug.com
Oct
15

How to Get Better Real Estate Leads

There’s a common theme in advice for getting real estate leads: use your network. However, when you’re just starting out, your network may not include anyone who’s looking to buy or sell their house. Or maybe you don’t want to go around hitting up all your friends for business. In this case, you may have […]