Cell Phone Data: Your Rights and Privacy

Cell phone data is important for a number of reasons. A large percentage of divorce and other civil cases will rely on the cell phone records. However, one cannot simply make a phone call to the carrier and and get phone records. Likewise, criminal cases often times come down to evidence located on a cell […]

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How Does Identity Theft Work?

Identity theft is one of those things that sits in the very far back of our subconscious mind. We don’t consider the everyday things we do or the people we do them in front of, but we need too. Criminals are always one step ahead of their victims; therefore, people should always be mindful of […]

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What is SMShing?

Smishing is a term derived from phishing and SMS (short message service, or text messages). Phishing is a way that scammers try to get people to release sensitive information. They may use this information for identity theft, or to commit other fraudulent activities. Although phishing typically occurs online, or during a phone call, it has […]

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Finding Phone Numbers From All Over the World with White Pages

While Retro Sleuth does not provide lookups for international calls, we want to provide you with the services that will. The White Pages has the most extensive collections of international databases around. The first thing you will need to figure out is whether the country code uses the first two or three digits as part […]

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Stop Telemarketers Now by Never Picking Up a Phone Again – or Try these Methods to Avoid the Pesky Calls!

With all of the advancements in technology as well as advertising, you think that those annoying telemarketing calls would have stopped by now. Or, we hope that it would happen one day but the telemarketing industry is steadily growing! Now it’s even worse because most of us have mobile phones, so the telemarketers can reach […]

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Dealing with Annoying Mystery Calls

They call non-stop, day and night. It may seem harmless at first, but now it’s becoming a sheer nuisance. When someone is calling constantly, this is a form of harassment and should be taken seriously. Having your phone ring at strange times can be alarming enough, but phone harassment can be form of stalking. Then […]

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