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Volume 4, Issue 1 | January 24, 2008

Featured Article

5 Resolutions for Your Business in 2008

5 Resolutions for Your Business in 2008
by ServeNow.com Staff

Find out how to improve your process serving or investigation business in the new year. These five helpful tips will put your business on the road to success.

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A Look Back at the Most Interesting Cases From 2007

A Look Back at the Most Interesting Cases From 2007
by ServeNow.com Staff

We asked our PInow.com and ServeNow.com Yahoo! Groups to submit stories about their most exciting cases from 2007. From paternity serves to infidelity investigations, you all had a busy year! This article includes a sampling of what your fellow process servers and PIs were up to last year.

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Customer Testimonials
What are ServeNow.com and PInow.com advertisers saying?

ServeNow.com Testimonials
If you are interested in learning more about joining ServeNow.com click here for more information or contact us at (877) 737-8366.

"As a result of being listed on ServeNow.com, Rapid Legal has received several large jobs that have turned into great ongoing customers. The staff is extremely professional, and I receive consistent leads."

 David Nill
 Rapid Legal, Inc.
 Monterey Park, CA

"There is no doubt my business has increased since I started advertising with ServeNow.com. I track my calls and hear that clients are constantly finding me online. Outside of the new business it is great to work with a company that understands customer service."

 Nancy Sandsmark
 Road Runner Service, LLC
 Frisco, CO

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PInow.com Testimonials
If you are interested in learning more about joining PInow.com click here for more information or contact us at (888) 997-4669.

"I'm getting great results with PInow.com! Not only did it pay for itself within two weeks of my listing going live, MOST of my phone calls come from my ad on the site."

 Tom Morgan
 T.M. Morgan Investigations
 Worcester, MA

"Unlike the calls I get from other advertising sources, the ones I get through PInow.com are of a much better quality - more than 50 percent of my calls turn into business. One large corporate client contact has resulted in four cases - so far. The most important thing to me is that the cases that come to me through PInow are NOT time-wasters!"

 Bill Robbins
 Reliable Security & Investigations, L. L. C.
 Ruckersville, VA

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Government Contracts
Government Contracts: RFP's for Investigators and Process Servers

State and government contracts can provide process servers and investigators with steady, recurring revenue. Many ServeNow.com and PInow.com advertisers have been awarded contracts such as these as a result of being listed with us.

Government agencies advertise RFP's (request for proposal) for these contracts. As a free service to you, we provide the details of these contracts as they become available.

Would you like to be notified of Government Contract RFP's as they become available? If so, please join the following groups:

Current Process Serving & Investigative Bid Opportunities

Process Serving
International
Agency: Department of Justice
Description: The Department of Justice is developing an acquisition strategy for international process serving duty pursuant to the Hague Service Convention, the Inter-American Convention on Letters Rogatory and Additional Protocol, and Letters Rogatory from non-convention countries. Performance of processing duties will take place in the United States and its territories, including Guam, American Samoa, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, and Northern Marianas and outside of the United States to the central authorities of countries that are parties to the Inter-American Convention on Letters Rogatory and Additional Protocol.
Bid Due Date: January 25, 2008
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Background Checks
Wichita, KS
Agency: City of Wichita
Description: The City of Wichita will require a Background Investigation on applicants who have been offered a City job and/or selected vendors on high profile security projects/jobs, and current employees when transferring jobs within the City. The investigations are for the Various Departments, Boards, and Agencies of the City on an "AS NEEDED" basis. The Human Resources and Purchasing Departments oversee the background investigations which can include criminal, education verification, professional certificates/licenses and credit checks.
Bid Due Date: January 29, 2008
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Background Checks
Alexandria, VA
Agency: U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Description: The SEC is looking for someone to do background investigations of prospective members of the public company accounting oversight board.
Bid Due Date: January 29, 2008
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Process Serving
Washington D.C.
Agency: Office of the Attorney General Child Support Services Division
Description: The District of Columbia Office of Contracting and Procurement, on behalf of the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) Child Support Services Division is seeking the services of a contractor to provide service of process for notices of hearing and orders of direct appearance for child support matters.
Bid Due Date: February 15, 2008
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Article Archives
ServeReport Exclusives

The following articles, written specifically for the process serving and investigation industry, were featured in previous issues of the ServeReport.

 
Business
News Item How to Hire Process Servers or Private Investigators (Dec. 2007)
News Item When Should Process Servers and Investigators Hire (Nov. 2007)
 
Data Providers
News Item Choosing and Using Data Providers (Jun. 2007)
News Item An Easy Source of Additional Revenue for Servers (Jun. 2007)
 
Government Contracts and RFPs
News Item The Benefits of Securing Government Contracts (Aug. 2006)
News Item Determining Which Contracts are Right for You (Aug. 2006)
News Item Responding to a Request for Proposal (Aug. 2006)
 
Insurance
News Item Know What's in Your Insurance Policy (Nov. 2005)
News Item Investigator & Process Server Insurance Primer (Sep. 2005)
 
Marketing
News Item 500 New Potential Clients Per Year (Oct. 2007)
News Item Referrals: The Power of Word-of-Mouth Marketing (Sep. 2007)
News Item Don't let another Process Server or Investigator steal your name! (Aug. 2007)
News Item Why Join Your State Associations? (Aug. 2007)
News Item 15 Ways to Grow Your Business in 2007 (Dec. 2006)
News Item Marketing Effectiveness for Process Servers & Investigators (Jan. 2006)
News Item Growing Your Process Serving and Investigation Business (Feb. 2005)
 
Software
News Item Process Server Software: Benefits and Options (Jul. 2005)

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Upcoming Industry Events

Below you will find a list of upcoming industry events. For detailed information, please click on the links below.

NCAPI Meeting
Greensboro, NC | January 26, 2008
CALI Mid-Winter Conference
Cabazon, CA | January 28, 2008
TALI Mid-Winter Conference
San Antonio, TX | February 15-16, 2008
PISP Meeting
Summersville, WV | February 16, 2008
Associations One 2008 Investigation and Security Conference
Elizabeth, IN | February 20-23, 2008
2008 PISA Symposium
Charlottesville, VA | March 7-9, 2008
FAPPS 2008 Annual Convention
Orlando, FL | March 13-15, 2008
NCISS/ALDONYS 33rd Annual Conference
New York City, NY | April 30 - May 3, 2008

If you have information on upcoming events or have articles you would like to contribute to the ServeReport please email us at [email protected] or call (877) 737-8366

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Member Badges
ServeNow.com & PInow.com Member Badges

The ServeNow.com and PInow.com Member badges were created for advertising members to place on their home page. Thousands of legal professionals use ServeNow.com and PInow.com on a daily basis to find process servers and investigators. These brands are synonymous with process serving and investigation services - displaying these graphics on your site can lend credibility to your business.

Please visit the links below for the HTML code to place the following icons on your site.

ServeNow.com Member Badge PInow.com Member Badge
PInow.com Investigator Badge

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Newest Members
New ServeNow.com and PInow.com Members

If would like more information on joining the web's most visited and most trusted resources for finding process servers and investigators call us at (877) 737-8366 or visit us online.

Below you will find a list of our newest members.
(sn) = ServeNow.com Members (pn) = PInow.com Members

 
Alabama
Casteel Agency (pn) Birmingham, AL
 
Arizona
Eye, P.I. (pn) Scottsdale, AZ
Figueroa Fingerprinting & Process Serving LLC. (sn) Yuma, AZ
 
California
Emerald Court Services (sn) San Jose, CA
Epstein Investigations (pn) Mill Valley, CA
S D Childs Investigative Services (pn) El Monte, CA
S&R Services of Solano (sn) Fairfield, CA
Streamline Investigations, Inc. (pn) Alta Loma, CA
 
Colorado
Advanced Private Investigations, LLC (pn) Castle Rock, CO
D. King Investigations, LLC (pn) Colorado City, CO
Private Solutions, Inc. (sn) Denver, CO
Secure Check Screening Services & Investigations (pn) Colorado Springs, CO
 
Delaware
InfoRetrieval Services (sn) Georgetown, DE
 
Florida
A Very Private Eye, Inc (pn) Orlando, FL
Capital Research Bureau (pn) Tallahassee, FL
Marcone Investigations, Inc. (pn) Naples, FL
Ody's Professional Process (sn) Ft. Myers, FL
PI Content Investigations (pn) West Palm Beach, FL
White Lies (pn,sn) Cape Coral, FL
 
Georgia
Most Wanted Services (sn) Atlanta, GA
Probity Investigations, Inc. (pn) Oakwood, GA
 
Indiana
Hillyer Security & Investigations (pn) Columbus, IN
 
Iowa
Des Moines Investigations (pn) Des Moines, IA
Independent Investigative Network Inc. (INET) (pn) Council Bluffs, IA
 
Kentucky
Hessig Associates (sn) Louisville, KY
Kentucky Special Investigative Unit (KYSIU) (pn) Louisville, KY
 
Louisiana
A Plus Investigations, LLC. (sn) Ragley, LA
Dagger 8 Investigations (pn,sn) Baton Rouge, LA
Scott Frank Investigations (pn) Lafayette Parish, LA
 
Maine
Culbert Professional Investigations (pn) Winthrop, ME
 
Maryland
Mid Shore Investigations (pn) East New Market, MD
 
Minnesota
Active Research Investigations, Inc. (pn) Saint Paul, MN
S.C.P.S. South, Inc. (sn) Lakeville, MN
 
Missouri
Kansas City Process Service (sn) Kansas City, MO
 
Nebraska
Silverhawk Investigations (sn) Omaha, NE
 
Nevada
John Wilks Process Serving (sn) Las Vegas, NV
 
New Hampshire
Executive Decision Investigations (pn) Concord, NH
Land and Sea Investigations (sn) Londonderry, NH
 
North Carolina
A United Investigative Service (pn) Raleigh, NC
The Carolina Group (sn) Kinston, NC
 
Oklahoma
James Pate Investigations (pn) Hinton, OK
 
Puerto Rico
InfiniTec Investigation Services (pn) Carolina, PR
 
South Carolina
Excalibur Security & Investigations (pn,sn) Myrtle Beach, SC
 
Texas
ABC Legal Services (pn) Dallas, TX
Central Texas Investigations (pn) Pflugerville, TX
Certified Civil Connection (sn) North Richland Hills, TX
Swift Intervention (pn) Laredo, TX
 
Virginia
ACI Security & Investigations, LLC (pn) Warrenton, VA
Sexton Executive Security (pn) Fairfax, VA
 
Washington
F R Investigations (pn) Auburn, WA

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Arrow Icon Featured Article
5 Resolutions for Your Business in 2008
Arrow Icon Testimonials
What are ServeNow.com & PInow.com Advertisers Saying?
Arrow Icon Government Contracts
Available Government RFPs for Process Servers & Investigators
Arrow Icon ServeReport Exclusives
Articles Written for Process Servers & Investigators
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Meet the ServeReport Sponsors
Arrow Icon Industry Events
Upcoming Process Serving & Investigative Events
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