Below is a roundup of our most popular posts in 2013.

As Seth Godin says, “‘best’ is rarely the same as ‘popular’”; that’s a list for another day.

Nevertheless, here are the posts that spurred up the most traffic.

Which one is your favorite?


1 Find Someone on Facebook Without Even Knowing Their Name

Can you really find someone on Facebook without their name? You can! Based on the volume of traffic to this post, people are flocking to Facebook in droves to learn more about friends, enemies, business partners, employees, employers and loved ones.

2 How To Spot a Resume Fraud, Fake CV or Biography Lies

Look for these key warning signs and you will be spotting frauds left and right (and center too).

3 Red Flags in a Background Investigation [INFOGRAPHIC]

We came up with 53 red flags in a background investigation; are you considering them all?

4 Investigative Interview Techniques – 10 Questions with Kevin Cosgrove

A sitdown with a 10 year veteran private investigator and certified fraud examiner.

5 How to Obtain a Person’s Travel Records in the U.S.

The United States Customs and Border Protection maintains border crossing records dating back 75 years. Here is how to obtain them.

6 Types of Background Checks

Not all background checks are created equal. Here, we break down the different types of background checks for each situation so you can make an educated decision.

7 Hello, My Name Is Brian, and I Am a Recovering Private Investigator

It is not easy telling people that you are a Private Investigator.

8 The Most Powerful Investigative Resource You Probably Overlook

I share the most powerful investigative resource with you. Bonus: It’s free!

9 What Is the Perception of a Private Investigator? It Kind of Sucks!

What do you think of Private Investigators? We took a poll to find out what the public thinks and well…

10 Background Check vs. Background Investigation

Take a deep dive to find out the difference between a Background Check and a Background Investigation?

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