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Volume 4, Issue 4 | April 16, 2008

Featured Article

 Ways to Recession-Proof Your Process Serving or Investigation Business

Ways to Recession-Proof Your Process Serving or Investigation Business
by ServeNow.com/PInow.com Staff

The media has been filled with news about a recession coming, and it is making small business owners uneasy. The truth is that even when the economy is bumpy, some businesses continue to thrive. A recession is not a death sentence for a good business. If you have a process serving or investigation business, you can continue to succeed and grow your business - even when the economy crumbles.

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New ServeNow.com Launches
by ServeNow.com Staff

Find out details pertaining to the new version of ServeNow.com. The new site features design and functionality improvements, and access to ServeManager.

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

ServeNow.com Testimonials
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"ServeNow.com accounts for 90 percent of my calls."

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 Court Support Services
 Northern Virginia

"ServeNow.com plays a large role in our company's marketing because of the great exposure we receive! Customers can easily find us because ServeNow.com ranks high in all of the search engines."

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 Tag Messenger, Inc.
 Tempe, AZ

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PInow.com Testimonials
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"I think PInow.com is fantastic! My business was really slow before this, but I got eight potential client calls in seven days, and I couldn't be happier!"

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 Portland, ME

"I signed up with PInow.com at the PAWLI conference and by the time I saw them again at the NCISS conference I had already paid for my year of advertising and then some. Additionally, the PInow.com team does a great job of providing information and supporting the Investigation community."

 Clare Reed
 Reed Investigations, Inc.
 Waterloo, IA

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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

Polygraph Examinations
San Bernardino, CA
Agency: California Youth Authority
Description: Contractor to perform on site polygraph examinations and investigative interviews of wards of the state assigned to the Heman G. Stark Youth Correctional Facility. The estimated value of this project is $10,000-24,999.
Bid Due Date: April 24, 2008
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Background Checks
Chapel Hill, NC
Agency: University of North Carolina
Description: The purpose of this request for proposals is to begin a "criminal background check" program for student applicants, student interns enrolled in institutions of the University of North Carolina System, and supervisors of these interns. In light of incidents of campus violence around the country, our campuses have a need to conduct background checks on applicants to determine if they might pose a safety risk to the campus.
Bid Due Date: May 1, 2008
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Process Serving
Camden County, NJ
Agency: Office of the Camden County Sheriff
Description: Service of process services for pick-up and delivery of court documents to and from various locations.
Bid Due Date: May 7, 2008
» Click Here for full details (Requires ServeNow.com Yahoo! Group Membership. It's FREE.)

Process Serving
Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties, FL
Agency: Department of Children and Families
Description: The Florida Department of Children and Families is in need of procuring service of process services for pick-up and delivery of subpoenas, summons and termination of parental rights notices to and from various locations. The initial term of any contract resulting from this invitation to bid is anticipated to be July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2011.
Bid Due Date: May 12, 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 Monetizing Your Phone Calls (Mar. 2008)
News Item Delegation: The Successful Business' Secret Weapon (Feb. 2008)
News Item 5 Resolutions for Your Business in 2008 (Jan. 2008)
News Item A Look Back at the Most Interesting Cases From 2007 (Jan. 2008)
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 Spring 2008 Education Conference
Sunset Beach, NC | April 17-19, 2008
April Meeting for ADSGI
Chicago, IL | April 30, 2008
NCISS/ALDONYS 33rd Annual Conference
New York City, NY | April 30 - May 3, 2008
SCALI 2008 Annual Conference
Myrtle Beach, SC | May 1-3, 2008
NAPPS 2008 Annual Conference
Lake Buena Vista, FL | May 15-17, 2008
FALI 2008 Educational Conference
Orlando, FL | May 22-24, 2008
NALI 41st Annual Conference
Arlington, VA | June 12-14, 2008
CALI Annual Conference
Costa Mesa, CA | June 29 - July 2, 2008
IAPI Conference
Des Moines, IA | July 24-25, 2008
CII Annual General Meeting
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada | August 26-30, 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

 
Arizona
Tag Messenger, Inc. (sn) Tempe, AZ
 
California
RDV Investigations (pn) Walnut Creek, CA
Siragusa Investigations (pn) Novato, CA
 
Florida
Dorothy Rewis Process (sn) Winter Haven, FL
 
Iowa
Iowa State Legal Process Service (sn) West Des Moines, IA
Okoboji Investigations (pn) Milford, IA
 
Kentucky
Focus Investigations, LLC (pn) Covington, KY
 
Maine
WeServeMaine.com (sn) Litchfield, ME
 
Maryland
Qualls Investigations (pn) Elkton, MD
 
Michigan
North Of 45 Investigations (pn) Onaway, MI
 
Mississippi
Rodriguez & Associates (pn) Pascagoula, MS
 
Missouri
McDowell & Associates (sn) St. Louis, MO
 
New York
Advanced Investigations, LLC. (pn) Thornwood, NY
R.C. Process Servers, LLC (sn) Staten Island, NY
 
Ohio
Task Force One Protection Agency & Investigations (pn) Columbus, OH
 
Oklahoma
Armfield Investigations (pn) Yukon, OK
CPS, Inc. (pn) Tulsa, OK
 
Oregon
Girl Friday Investigations (pn) Portland, OR
 
Pennsylvania
York Bureau of Investigation (pn,sn) New Park, PA
 
Tennessee
One Man In A Van Process Service (sn) Seymour, TN
Professional Review, PC (pn) Erwin, TN
 
Texas
Texas Certified Private Process Servers (sn) Crosby, TX
 
Virginia
Ciccotti Enterprises, Inc. (pn) Portsmouth, VA
 
Wisconsin
Central Wisconsin Civil Process (sn) Arkdale, WI

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Ways to Recession-Proof Your Process Serving or Investigation Business
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What are ServeNow.com & PInow.com Advertisers Saying?
Arrow Icon Government Contracts
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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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