BUSY P.I. BLOG 2017-10-25T16:35:21+00:00

The Busy P.I. 

DNA TESTING CAN TURN YOUR LIFE UPSIDE DOWN!

October 16th, 2018|0 Comments

The Jerry Springer show had a long run on television, with host Jerry Springer, ‘springing’ some pretty surprising news on many of his guests, or at least the audience.  But real life is not an [...]

COLD CASES … BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

July 26th, 2018|0 Comments

I would like to share some information about the Cold Case Foundation and say that I am proud to be their newest team member.  There are many talented and highly trained members of the team [...]

THE ART OF ‘THE NEGOTIATION’ – Taking Your Business to the Next Level

July 10th, 2018|0 Comments

"I like thinking big. I always have. To me it’s very simple: if you’re going to be thinking anyway, you might as well think big.” Donald J. Trump, Trump:  The Art of the Deal While [...]

HOW MANY WORDS IS A PICTURE WORTH …

June 7th, 2018|0 Comments

While many people commonly say that a picture is worth a thousand words, the actual quote, attributed to Fred Barnard, from March 10 of 1927 follows: "A picture is worth ten thousand words." So, when [...]

MOMS DESERVE MORE THAN ONE DAY … THEY’RE PRETTY IMPORTANT!

May 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it. Mark Twain Everyone has a mom, as a post-adoption search specialist, people I work with may have more than [...]

NATURE VS. NUTURE?   IT MAY BE THE ULTIMATE ADOPTION QUESTION!

April 5th, 2018|0 Comments

With the advent of genetic testing, having family members test, on the same site, can make it easier than ever to discover first or birth familial ties.  It can also give you information about your [...]

GENEALOGY’S IMPACT ON THE ANONYMITY OF ASSISTED REPRODUCTION

March 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

As a licensed private investigator and genetic genealogist, who uses DNA information on sites such as www.23andme.com and www.ancestry.com to perform post adoption searches, heir searches, missing person searches, and skip tracing, I know the [...]

HOW IRISH ARE YOU?

March 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Did you know you might be more Irish than St. Patrick?  Seeing as he wasn’t Irish at all!  Maewyn Succat was born in Roman Britain.  He was kidnapped by pirates and brought to Ireland as [...]

I’M IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE …

February 6th, 2018|0 Comments

But what if your significant other doesn’t seem to be. Isn’t it the month for romance, champagne and chocolates? With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, what are your plans; an intimate stay at home [...]

PRIVATE INVESTIGATORS & ATTORNEYS – HOW YOU CAN UNLOCK THE BENEFITS OF WORKING TOGETHER

January 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Attorneys are experts in legal practice, but, when they need expertise in other industries ... Private Investigators can shine! Private investigators have expertise in various areas. There’s tremendous value in knowing a licensed private investigator, [...]

NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS … Do you make them? Do you keep them?

January 4th, 2018|0 Comments

While it seems that more and more people have given up on the idea of making New Year’s Resolutions, a study by YouGov (an online polling site), found that almost 70% of respondents said that [...]

DEAR SANTA:  IS IT TOO LATE TO BE GOOD?

December 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Private Investigators use their unbiased observation skills, surveillance, and investigative techniques, to gather accurate information about a subject or situation in question.  But, what if you don’t want someone to find out the truth … [...]

ENTRAPMENT – You may be surprised at what it is, and especially, what it isn’t!

December 14th, 2017|0 Comments

If you are normally a law-abiding individual, who happens to get caught doing something illegal, can you claim entrapment?  It all depends on the circumstances … Law enforcement and public officials can legally offer individuals [...]

PI Myths – BUSTED here!

November 28th, 2017|0 Comments

There are many myths associated with private investigators, due in large part to the portrayal of PIs in popular culture.  While I do my best to speak with and educate potential clients about what services [...]

Trusts have existed since Roman times … isn’t about time you started thinking about one!

November 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Last week we discussed the need for proper estate planning, for some, this may mean a will, for others, a trust.  A trust agreement is a document, that like a will, speaks to your last [...]

LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT – why you SHOULD have one!

November 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Most people have become aware that they should have a will – but what is a will, and how does it actually work? Often called a last will and testament, a will allows for you [...]

CURIOUS? For $49, you can afford to be!

November 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Did you know that you are 99.9 percent genetically identical to every human being you meet?  It’s that .1 percent that makes you, you!  And aren’t you just a little bit curious to know what that special [...]

TRICK OR TREAT

October 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Allen Investigations, PI Cruises, and Allen Bail would like to say, HAPPY HALLOWEEN, and remind everyone to have a safe and treat filled day. An investigation can be a trick or treat situation! Many [...]

STILL SEARCHING – CAN YOU HELP?

October 24th, 2017|0 Comments

The decision to search for an adopted child can be challenging, both on an  emotional and practical level.  With my help, the birth mother from the ad above, has been searching for her child, and [...]

HEALTHY PARANOIA – IT’S NOT AN OXYMORON

October 17th, 2017|0 Comments

“Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they aren't after you.” Joseph Heller, Catch 22 Would you peek over the fence before jumping over it?  If you took a peek, would you consider that to be [...]