Background checks used to be just for employers
but not in the information age we live in today. Do you have
questions about your daughter's new boyfriend? Suspicions about the
Many personal and professional aspects of our lives are already on the
You can do a background check yourself or hire a pro.
What kind of information is on the net? What can
you find out about your daughter's new boyfriend, for example? Well -
Verify his name, address and phone number
Verify his age
Verify marital status
Determine if he has children
Determine if he's ever been charged with a DWI
Determine his social security number or check
validity of a SSN (social security number) he has provided
Verify his profession/occupation
Has he published anything or been mentioned in a
Does he have a website or contribute to online
Are there any indications in the public records
of drug abuse, alcoholism,
or other serious medical conditions?
Has he ever been injured on the job and collected
Check it out!
You can do your own search,
using various search engines on the web,
or you can hire someone to do a background check for you.
See this FBI site for more information: National
Criminal Background Check