There are a few different reasons that someone may want to do a reverse cell phone search. If an ex of your spouse is calling and making harassing phone calls from a blocked number you may want to do a reverse phone search so that you can block the number. If you are getting prank calls from some kids you may want to do a reverse cell phone search so that you can call their folks and tell them to have their kids stop calling you. No matter what the reason, it is a nice convenience to be able to identify a number and either block it or return the number.
Figuring out how a reverse phone search works is not difficult. When someone enters in a phone number the search engine will then look through directory listings until if finds the number. It will then list the name, address, and other phone numbers listed with that phone number. There are some search engines that are detail oriented and can tell the sex and age of the owner of the phone number. The best reverse service is the one located right here (click to begin search).
It is possible for cell phones and land lines to now be listed in a reverse phone search. In previous years a cell phone number could not be identified. Now a reverse cell phone search will list who owns the cell phone, what company they use, and the address they listed when they signed up for the contract.
It is possible to get your information removed from the listings so that someone can not search for your number. There is a fee that is usually associated with the listing removal. When someone tries to search for someone who has had their information listed it will list that there is no available information about the number available. This can help someone to keep their anonymity and protect them from someone who is searching for them.