Private Investigators Houston TX - What You Need to Know

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“I’ve never hired a Private Investigator before, what do I need to do”?

This is the question we get the most. Hiring a private investigator is not something people want to do. It’s not something that you hear people talking about at parties, or at lunch with friends. Unlike other typical services, the most common question is simply… what do I need to do?

Woman with question mark over her head thinking about calling a private investigator Houston TXAs a result, below are some answers to questions that come along with this unfamiliarity. AMS Private Investigator will hold all information you share in strict confidence. You will need to tell us the circumstances lead you to call for our services. While difficult, the more details you disclose, the more likely we will get a successful outcome.

Below are more private investigators Houston TX questions and the answers. You will find that we take a supportive and empathetic approach to the sensitive nature of your circumstances. If you have any other questions call or send us a note. And we invite you to check out how we rank compared to other BBB accredited investigators in Houston.

How costly are Private Investigators Houston TX?

The average infidelity investigation will cost $1,000 – $2,000. The investigation may be more or less costly depending on the particulars of the case.

Is payment required before or after an investigation?

A retainer is obligatory before we begin an investigation. The Private Investigator Houston TX retainer sum is based upon services requested. Our investigator initializes the investigation when they receive the retainer. Consequently, all expenses are deducted from the retainer during the investigation. Furthermore, any portion of the retainer that is unused will be returned.

How often is a client correct about the infidelity of their spouse?

Frequently, in fact more times than not a private investigation Houston TX reveals something our client did not know. Unfortunately, our clients are seldom wrong and their suspicions of infidelity are almost always proven true. Spouses suspect their loved one because there are often valid signs of an extramarital affair. See our private investigator Houston infidelity clues.

Will my spouse know they are being investigated?

The investigation is confidential and your spouse will not know they are being investigated by us. Furthermore, we strictly release information concerning an investigation only to our client, with the client’s permission or with an order of the court.

When will I know the investigation results?

Due to the importance of the investigation, we notify and update our clients on the investigative findings at the first possible opportunity.

How will I receive the investigation information?

Confidentiality is of the utmost importance to our clients. Therefore, we always inquire about the most secure communication option and can provide the information via phone, text, fax, or e-mail.

How long will the investigation research take?

Most investigations last one – two weeks on average.

What are the payment options?

You may pay by credit card, check, cash or money order.

Private Investigator Houston TX – AMS Rates & Retainer

Hourly Rate: $80.00 per hour.

Mileage Fees: $.65 per mile.

Retainer: $1,500 (refundable retainer required to start a domestic investigation).

Court Testimony: A $500 retainer per request must be received 48 hours before date and time of scheduled testimony.