In Search of Super Nanny

“…If you’re going to do it, make sure it’s a thorough investigation that includes a search of criminal records, a Social Security-number verification, and a driving-record check. Tread carefully when it comes to online investigation agencies. Many only look at the records available on the Internet, which comprise just a small percentage of actual criminal files. “If it says ‘nationwide criminal check,’ that’s a real red flag. There’s no such thing,” says Lynn Peterson, founder of PFC Information Services, a background-checking agency.”

Read the full article in Parents Magazine here