A private investigator, inquiry agent or tracing agent is a person who uses tracing methods to find a person. The tracing agent will use tracing and tracking systems and databases to locate an address or location. A tracing agent with enough experience and the right tools can trace almost any person. Even those who have fallen behind on their debt or absconded due to legal problems. During tracing the investigator traces the whereabouts of the subject. A successful trace depends on having the ability to find the person. If the person has absconded the possibilities of fin doing the person is much more difficult. If a person has moved from his/her last familiar address. The address is unknown. Or the person is avoiding service by registered mail or summons. Then using a expert tracing agent can help you verify the whereabouts and the current address of the person. This is essential for the summons of legal documents. A trace agent can trace anyone with minimal info. Accurate results are more likely when the client can provide information, such as contact numbers and date of birth.