Finding someone is much easier nowadays with the advent of technology but it is not completely free. Everyone has many numbers by which they may be found. Phone numbers, social security numbers, address numbers, drivers license numbers. Searches are not always successful and also that some people may not want to be found. There is a lot of information on the web about?finding people?if you have some of the following information: Persons age, their family members? names etc. Having an old phone number could be helpful. You can also find a person?s phone number on the web. Many search websites charge between $5.00 and $10.00 per search. Take advantage of the web; get it to do the work you want. It may take a little effort, however it?s almost 100% free. Even if the individual has been gone for a long time, if you have the town and or state/country that the person is from, you have a good advantage because many of the professional search sites want that information right off. Quite a number of the tracing websites have large databanks of telephone records. Many may be able to?track unlisted phone numbers. You then should be able to obtain information even though the phone number is an old one and not being used. You need a computer, a telephone and some basic details.