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Ponzi Scheme vs Social Security – SSA Special Report

Editor's note: This is an archive of a report on Ponzi schemes that originally appeared on the Social Security Administration's website in January 2009. Reports & Studies Special Studies by the Historian's Office Research Note #25: Ponzi Schemes vs. Social Security The Real Ponzi Charles Ponzi was a Boston investor broker who in the early Read more about Ponzi Scheme vs Social Security – SSA Special Report[…]
5 reasons to run a background check now

5 Reasons to Run a Background Check Now!

There are many reasons to run background checks. In today’s world which is often isolated due to busy schedules and on-line shopping, “communities” know each other less well. And, even if they do know each other, there are still many hidden secrets. We’ve brainstormed this, and come up with these compelling reasons you may not Read more about 5 Reasons to Run a Background Check Now![…]

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How Do I Find out if Someone Is Married?

USA Trace Marriage Checker This article is about how you can find out if someone is married or divorced, and how you can run a simple marital status lookup. Of course, it is possible to check how to find out if someone is married or divorced for free, however, this would require significant research into Read more about How Do I Find out if Someone Is Married?[…]

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How Much does a Background Check Cost?

How much does a background check cost – the short answer: Background checks for official purposes are usually priced on a cost per search basis that can range anywhere from $10 – $200 depending on the source and the information needed (the more information, the higher the cost). Background checks for informational purposes (which are Read more about How Much does a Background Check Cost?[…]