TruthFinder Review: #2 Background Check Site 2018
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Rated as one of the most highly recognized and trusted background checks online, TruthFinder is the real deal: hardcore truth at the touch of a few buttons; the whole truth and nothing but when you need it, wherever you need it!
As far as public records companies go, TruthFinder is our Number 2 pick for 2018. Here’s why:
- Easy access across all devices (Desktops, Laptops, Tablets, Mobile Phones)
- Great value-for-money with attractive packages over 3 and 6 months
- Amazing customer service support
- 99% accuracy!
Please note that these searches are not to be used in conjunction with FCRA compliance e.g. consumer credit, insurance etc.
Please view the official fine print on the website for more details.
Now that we’re past the Ts and Cs, let’s get into our report:
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In the study below I have used a friend’s details including last known whereabouts.
It’s best if you try and remember as much information as you can as this helps narrow down the search results, especially if the person has a commonly used name e.g John Smith or Jane Doe
The above is my intro to the site, a straightforward and user-friendly page that practically beckons you to try the service out.
I decided to look up an old friend from art school, we’d lost contact about 8 years ago and I was interested in making contact using snail mail.
Who doesn’t love a surprise letter from an old friend?
Name, Surname – easy enough. Location ? Hmm, i couldn’t remember anything aside from the frequently-mentioned breathtaking ocean views sporadically thrown into our conversations of old i.e he resides in a coastal state.
Okay, onto our next step:
Gender? Male, easy enough. Next
Booooom. And so the search begins.
I know what you’re thinking…it literally looks like something out of a Bond movie!
Even though I’ve used this service a number of times trying to locate old friends and acquaintances (LinkedIn sometimes skips a beat), I’m always impressed and awed by the accurate results provided.
A few names presented on screen and I had the option to filter them according to location, age and so on.
The site gives you every opportunity to fine tune your search for the most optimal and accurate outcome.
Since I already knew his age it was easy to make the right selection but for those of you using the site for the first time, don’t be intimidated.
You’re practically led by the nose when presented by your options.
My friend’s details popped up and I started reading the report:
The search provided last known telephone number and possible emails; it further emphasized that the database was updated every 24 hours which is fantastic news for those worried about friends/relatives/colleagues changing numbers, home address and so on.
Next up were the last noted residential locations under his name, the most recent one checked out (score for TruthFinder, but we already knew that!).
Background and Criminal Search
I’ve used a few recommended websites in the past, I may be prejudiced but the ease and accuracy of Truthfinder can’t be compared.
The criminal search is unparalleled and here’s why: when looking up my friend Mike, the site referenced 11 known sex offenders in the area!
You do not gain results like these without spending a few hundred dollars on a P.I and best of all, the information is available after a few seconds.
The thorough history offered by the site truly gives one a moment for thought – it’s a scary world out there and as tax-paying citizens, we have the right to know whether we’re safe or not.
Everything from arrests to judgments appear on the official report – you literally want for nothing aside from the actual person appearing in front of you.
Fees / Pricing
Since I have an account with the site, I had access to unlimited reports. For those of you who are interested in joining up, the options are listed below:
|Background Check Fees|
Note that the site requires you to purchase a package starting at a monthly / recurring fee which decreases in price if you buy a 3 or 6 month package.
I personally find it excellent value-for-money and here’s why: think about how often you buy junk food a month on average, think about the price per meal, now multiply that by 5 – 8 times a month.
I guarantee that the value provided by this site far outweighs any fast food meal you purchased collectively for an entire month!
Well worth the price and it’s not a minute on your lips, lifetime on your hips moment!
TruthFinder boasts a large database of comprehensively packaged data:
– Accurate first party search
– The platform is extremely user-friendly even for a newbie/beginner
– The site contains a number of filtering options enabling you to narrow your search, especially if you have turned up more than a few names.
Note that official information presented from court documents, police records and the likes are replicated here.
If said information proves false, the site is not liable as they merely presented the information received from various official sources.
From the multitude of searches I’ve performed over the past few months, I’m confident in TruthFinder’s accuracy thus far.
Ah folks, security is something we’re all concerned about. TruthFinder protects both parties and, in accordance with national law, provides an opt-out option if you need them.
The site operates using encrypted servers so your info will not “leak” all over the internet *CoughWikiLeaksCough*
Client / Customer Service
One of the best things about the site – you have the A to Zs when it comes to customer support including a toll-free number, FAQ page, email and more.
If you need more information…go to the help page!
TruthFinder – what more can I say? The site does exactly what it says, point blank. It’s easy to use, great value-for-money and accurate to a fault.
Your information is safe, your searches are safe and best of all, you and yours can rest easier.
That’s why we rate TruthFinder as our Number 2 background check online for 2018 and our top choice overall…why hire a Private Investigator when you can access information quicker than 1,2,3 ?!Visit TruthFinder
Note: This Background Check service is not FCRA compliant. You may not use this background check service, or the information it provides, to make decisions about consumer credit, employment, insurance, tenant screening, or any other purpose that would require FCRA compliance. This is applicable, but not limited to, a Background Search, Credit Background Check, Criminal Background Check, and/or Driving Record. Instant Checkmate is not a consumer reporting agency and does not, and cannot, provide consumer reports. These terms have special meanings under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, 15 USC 1681 et seq., ("FCRA"), which are incorporated herein by reference.
Here Are Just Some of Our Customer's Reviews:
Great app, would recommend to everyone.Reviewer : Kelly B.
Pretty accurate, but very helpful and reassuring.Reviewer : Akash N.
Very fast.Reviewer : Michelle R.
Very accurate information.Reviewer : Patricia M.
Truthfinder is a very accurate updated system. Their information is proper. And can be very helpful too.Reviewer : Juan M.
This site is so wonderful. I found my lost godchildren and their mom. Thank you so much.Reviewer : Lawrence W.
TruthFinder is an excellent site for finding out about someone.Reviewer : Sherrie F.
You found an old friend for me. Thank you.Reviewer : Nancy V.
This is one way to really know a potential date.Reviewer : Charmaine R.
TruthFinder.com is freakishly accurate…. Really scary how much info is out there.Reviewer : Zac K.