Taxpayer Identity Theft asked:

Are There Any Background Identity Checks You Can Personally Perform?

The short answer is yes, many tools and databases are made public today if you know where to look and have the time. Services exist that organize much of thi sdata and can save you time from learning and visiting many sites to gather needed info on your own, their fees are usually small.
We meet people all the time, how do you know what they tell you about themselves is true, what has been misrepresented. In a normal conversation it may not really matter but when it comes to any type of matters of trust things change. Will you be doing any business with this person, entering into a personal relationship, trustingt his person with your own personal info? All fair questions. Where can you find detailed information and reports? Read the rest of this entry