In What Situations Should You Hire a Private Investigator?

Someone says you should hire a private investigator. It probably leaves you with an image of Humphrey Bogart as Sam Spade. That PI is a hard-used guy who wears a fedora and talks with his fists.

Unless you’re looking for the Maltese Falcon, though, that kind of investigator isn’t very helpful. Modern PIs are tech-savvy professionals […]

How Much is It to Hire a Private Investigator?

The services a private investigator can provide to you are invaluable. But, how much are you willing to spend for those services?

Whether you’re trying to catch your cheating spouse or locate a missing family member, there’s no question that hiring a PI will get you closer to the truth.

However, the cost of hiring one can […]

Should You Hire a Private Investigator for Child Custody Cases?

Are you going through a custody battle? Then you might want to consider hiring a private investigator for child custody.

In a custody situation, you want to do everything you can to maintain custody of your children. A private investigator for child custody can get the information you need to help win your case.

In this guide, […]

8 Questions To Ask Before Hiring a Private Detective In Greenville

Most people never think they’ll need the services of a private detective. It’s a profession that comes with many misconceptions.

What most people don’t understand is that a private investigator can help with a wide range of legal issues. From child custody cases to fraud investigations, a detective can have a huge impact on an ongoing […]

My Spouse is Committing Adultery. What are My Next Steps?

My Spouse is Committing Adultery.
What are My Next Steps?
Finding out your spouse is committing adultery is absolutely devastating. Your world, as you know it, changes. It not only affects you and possibly your livelihood but your children’s as well. Some of the rushing questions across the minds of many of those facing this situation are “How […]

The “Don’ts” of Spying on a Cheating Spouse in a  Digital World

The “Don’ts” of Spying on a Cheating Spouse in a  Digital World
If you are spying on a cheating spouse, you are seeking out every avenue to catch them in the act. However, you must be very careful and abide by privacy laws to protect yourself from participating in illegal activity. It’s so tempting to try and […]

Infidelity Investigations: What Are Your Rights?


Doubting your spouse’s fidelity is a painful and difficult experience. Nagging thoughts enter your head and the only way for these to cease is finding out the truth. Whether it turns out that your spouse is cheating or not, you will finally have the answers needed to make your next steps and move forward with your life.

Hiring a private investigator (PI) will […]

9 Habits of a Cheating Spouse

9 Habits of a Cheating Spouse
Stillinger Investigations (SI) understands that no one wants to discover a cheating spouse but if he/she is, it’s important that you take action quickly. Whether you want to save your marriage or provide leverage for divorce and/or child support cases, catching your cheating spouse in the act early, prevents further damage and speeds […]



It has come to our attention that scammers have been seeking payment under false pretenses as Stillinger Investigations.  South Carolina Private Investigators are licensed and regulated by SLED (South Carolina Law Enforcement Division).  Stillinger Investigations WILL NEVER request payment of services unless a SLED approved contract has already been established between you ‘the client’ […]

Investigator Tips and Current Events

Photo Searching and Deleted Web Pages
As a private investigator, being able to search for people online is a vital skill.  This is a brief overview of how you can improve your own online sleuthing with 2 different resources.
Disclaimer: although the subject matter of this article is political in nature. This is no way an endorsement of […]