Corp and Entity Research Tools
– dnb.com the credit reporting company for business
– irs.gov to obtain a corporate or entity tax ID
– tsbsoftware.com The Service Bureau, corp. credit reporting
– smartonline.com Chase Small Business Center
– smallcapcenter.comgood source of info on very small public co’s
– colorado secty of state incorp. div. incorporate or form LLC $50, online
– texas secty of state inc. or llc info and lots of other state wide info
– ocra.com great site for incorporating, understanding offshore banks, and more
Property Research Tools
– zillow.com mapping, appraised value, satellite
– googleearth.com mapping, satellite
– globeexplorer.com mapping, satellite
– fidelitypassport.com online, immediate title report
– topozone.com topographical mapping, satellite
– mapquest.com mapping
– appraiserusa.com nationwide list of appraisers
People Research Tools
– knowx.com lots of information on people, incl. free info
on Marriage, Divorce, Death. Also provide Background
Checks, etc. Most you have to pay for, but good source.
– PublicData.com pay site, but very inexpensive. Provides
excellent information on drivers licenses, criminal
records, civil records, voter info, and more. But, they
only provide information on certain states.
– Rootsweb.com great site for getting death record info,
also a ‘world connect’ project that is good for finding families, and databases on Cities and Counties, the rest
of the information is sketchy if it is beneficial.
– whitepages.com great site for doing reverse phone
lookups, and finding neighbors next to property you
want and gathering information.
– privateeye.com great site for logging in your request for
someone, and getting a comprehensive report.
– intelius.com this is the premium search site, it charges,
but it is very good and finding the information
Legal Research Tools
– findlaw.com great source for various laws
– loislaw.com to obtain a corporate or entity tax ID
– medlawplus.com another great source for laws
– uslegalforms.com U.S. wide legal forms for every industry
City / County / State / US Govt Contacts
– naco.org National Association of Counties, good source for finding
population, and census info by county.