Public Records vs. Public Information
In this issue of Data2Know, we discuss the difference between public records and public information. This article deals with the mistrust of the database services available and the need to get as close as possible to the individual subject and their paperwork. We dive into the pertinence of gathering first-hand information from your subject directly as well as their public paperwork and files. Data2Know takes you through some of the virtual places on can gain first-hand knowledge to aid in their investigations. This issue also dips into Yoname.com–what it is, how it works, and why we use it.
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