Use Caution When Buying Cell Phone Text History Records

By: Ed Opperman

Modern technology has caused many problems. Certainly for all of the advancements made there can be both good and bad used out of them. An example of this is when you buy cell phone text history records.

There are positive ways that these records can be used but it also not legal to buy cell phone text history records if you don't own the phone.

Cell phone records are used a lot of times to find out if a spouse is cheating. On finding out if a spouse is cheating there are a couple things you can do. You can do this yourself, which could take a lot of time, or you can hire a private investigator.

With the internet it became very possible to track your spouse and find out what they are doing online. The more that people used their cell phones on a regular basis the easier it was to try and track their recent calls.

There have been reports of people who buy cell phone text history records but as stated earlier it is not legal to do this unless you take the time to do it according to the laws that have been passed. In 2006 the Consumer Telephone Records Protection Act of 2006 law was passed.

The only time that it is legal to obtain cell phone records is if you are the actual owner of the cell phone. You can then legally purchase the phone records you want.

The reason that this law was passed is to protect the citizens of the United States. You can easily see how having access to your phone records could be used for a disadvantage by terrorists and others. So if you want to use cell phone records to catch a cheating spouse or for another personal reason, what can you do since this law has been passed?

Unless you are the legal owner of the cell phone you can't do much of anything. If you own the phone then you can hire a private investigator and have them forensically examine the phone. This is known as digital forensics.

There is a way for investigators to access deleted text messages, deleted caller ID records, deleted address book entries and other things. They can do the digital forensics on a cell phone, handheld electronic device or a Blackberry.

When you want to buy cell phone text history records you need to make sure that you do so with caution. If you do it legally you can access cell phone records. Be careful about a getting phone records because you can get yourself in to trouble.

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