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Peoplerecords.com

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2 reviews
peoplerecords.com
I tried to purchase a 1 year pass for 9.95 and was charged for a five year pass for 37.90 instead. The database is... read more

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USSearch

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ussearch.com
If you pay the monthly charge, it says you will have access to email addresses. I had three employees says these say... read more

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IntegraScan

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integrascan.com
I NEVER RECEIVED A REPORT. Not even sure if they researched the right person. Did not allow me to give more information. read more

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InteliGator

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6 reviews
inteligator.com
BEWARE. The ads say unlimited access, but that is a scam. When you sign up to search obituaries, you are directed to... read more

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Peoplesearchpro

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peoplesearchpro.com
I looked at my online banking statement today only to find MULTIPLE fraudulent uses of my credit card. This site... read more

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PeopleVerified

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19 reviews
peopleverified.com
When I only did one back ground check for 99 cents dec 2014... did not realize there was some clause that allowed... read more

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Cisnationwide

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6 reviews
cisnationwide.com
Horrible website! I paid the fee to access the marriage and divorce records. The search engine submitted a partial... read more

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PeoplePublicRecords.org

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44 reviews
peoplepublicrecords.org
Total scam. Just like so many have said, you enter payment information and don't get any more data once transaction... read more

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Intelius

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26 reviews
intelius.com
I needed to do a background search on an individual. This site provides nothing and kept asking for more money as... read more

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PublicRecordsChecks

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publicrecordschecks.com
Like all the others I was duped. I can't even locate known persons such as relatives and coworkers. I asked for a... read more

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GovRegistry.us

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govregistry.us
RUN AWAY unless you like paying a lot of money. I feel totally stupid. I did not find these reviews before falling... read more

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AdvancedBackgroundChecks

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9 reviews
advancedbackgroundchecks.com
Beware, this service stinks and that guarantee is bogus. I ran it for current information and it was a year behind on... read more

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People Lookup

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9 reviews
peoplelookup.com
If you pay the one dollar to use their trial service for 2 days it says unlimited but then it only allows you 1 look... read more

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Intellius

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10 reviews
intellius.com
Beware this Scam Site - Intellius. Intellius proffers its wares as a "People Background Website". Beware, it is far... read more

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iD True

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idtrue.com
I joined IDTRUE today. I typed in a name and received nothing. As I type it has been over five minutes and all I get... read more

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PeopleFinders

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peoplefinders.com
I tested this service on myself for authenticity. It stated I had no record of criminal history. Uhm... not quite...... read more

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PeopleWhiz

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peoplewhiz.com
Not as advertised. Peoplewhiz did not have marriage or divorce records which I easily found on County website. Did... read more

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InstantCheckmate

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instantcheckmate.com
My old email address was used to open an account and investigate myself in 2017. I am disabled and do not work, why... read more

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Truthfinder.com

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truthfinder.com
They make you wait forever for all the information to be "found" and loaded. Huge build up of drama that you will see... read more

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BackgroundAlert

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backgroundalert.com
Some months ago I paid $1.00 for very limited information and it appears that when you subscribe to the $1 they then... read more

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