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Jan 23

Univ. of Central Florida Senior, Ashley Dillon, Wins Spokeo’s First Connections Scholarship

by Vanessa • January 23, 2014

Last September, we announced the Spokeo Connections Scholarship with an award of $1,000 for the college student who wrote the best, 1,000-word piece about our designated topics surrounding relationships, data and people. After our review team filtered through more than 550 entries, our final review board chose between 6 excellent finalists. The winning essay not […]

Posted in Connections Scholarship, News Flash, Newsroom, People Search

Jan 08

Spokeo Partners with Online Dating Expert, Julie Spira, to Discuss “The Business of Love and Dating.”

by Miriam • January 8, 2014

Winter is widely known as the peak romance season. From holiday party dates, to mistletoe kisses, people generally yearn for a romantic relationship more so during the holidays than at any other time. Likewise the act of dating increases as people search for that significant other to enjoy from Christmas through Valentine’s Day. According to […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, Press Releases, Spokeo Research

Dec 27

New Year’s Resolution: Stay Connected

by Miriam • December 27, 2013

Christmas is my favorite holiday and it has been since I started celebrating it as far back as I can remember, but there was another holiday whose meaning has grown as I’ve aged. Shortly after Christmas each year, New Year’s Eve rolls around. Back when I was little, I found myself trying with all my […]

Posted in News Flash, People Search

Nov 19

Honoring Search Angels for National Adoption Month – Why We Need Search Angels (Video)

by Vanessa • November 19, 2013

A while back, we shared a video discussing what search angels are. As we continue to honor search angels and their work throughout National Adoption Month, we asked our search angels about why volunteers like them are needed. In this quick video, 2013 Spokeo Search Angel Award winners, Connie and Mary both share their thoughts […]

Posted in People Search, Spokeo Search Angels

Nov 11

City of Pasadena Honors Veterans

by Miriam • November 11, 2013

Today, veterans are being honored across America. National media outlets are encouraging people to share their favorite U.S. flag pictures (tagged #thankyouveterans). Meanwhile, local cities host their own celebrations, like the City of Pasadena’s event to honor those who have served in the United States military, their loved ones and city first responders. This year’s […]

Posted in News Flash, People Search

Nov 06

Honoring Search Angels for National Adoption Month: A Reunion Story

by Vanessa • November 6, 2013

November is the official month-long recognition of adoption awareness in the U.S. with National Adoption Day taking place on November 23. Organizations nation-wide are doing their part to drive awareness about adoption- from promoting the adoption of children in waiting to publicizing resources for those in adopted families. At Spokeo, we’re about helping people reconnect and […]

Posted in News Flash, People Search, Spokeo Search Angels

Oct 28

Safety Alert: Research Before Buying Online

by Miriam • October 28, 2013

The Internet is a vast and varied resource; people use it to find new places to live, buy those hard-to-find gadgets, and look up the latest news. While the Internet offers us convenience and a broad array of information, there are things to consider when looking for and making purchases from online sellers. The anonymity […]

Posted in News Flash, People Search

Oct 17

Video: Search Before you Date

by Vanessa • October 17, 2013

After gathering the results of our dating research poll with Harris Interactive, the Spokeo team took to the streets of Pasadena to learn about the local dating research habits. Take a look and be sure to pay attention to the “pro tip” given by one of the local daters!

Posted in News Flash, People Search, Spokeo Research, Video

Oct 08

Spokeo for Realtors: 4 Tips for Client Research

by Vanessa • October 8, 2013

Though Spokeo often is considered a great consumer research tool, it is also very useful for business professionals. Spokeo’s homepage underwent a new design recently to better assist the three very different groups that use our service.  Now, when users click on the “for business” tab, they are taken to a customized page that helps […]

Posted in News Flash, People Search, Spokeo for Business

Oct 02

Trick or Treating: Court Records and Your Community

by Miriam • October 2, 2013

Good Neighbor Day has come and gone, but that doesn’t mean we should now forget about our community and those around us. With Halloween and the holiday season approaching, it’s important that we ensure that our children are safe and that our surroundings consist of superheroes rather than ghosts and goblins. With the power of […]

Posted in News Flash, People Search