Let Linda Locate

PO Box 340225
Tampa, FL 33694
(813) 787-7441
Contact: Rakita, Linda
Business Description: Linda Rakita is an international investigative specialist with over thirty years of experience. In addition to genealogical searches, her expertise also covers locating long lost friends and family and background searches. Linda was the author of two online investigative courses which were offered through Ancestry.com. She was one of the founders of GenClass.com and is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists. She is an instructor at the National Institute for Genealogical Studies and on the faculty of the Life Enrichment Center. She was featured in the Tampa Tribune as “A Local Finder is a Real Keeper” and has published several articles in various genealogical magazines. Linda looks forward to helping you find answers regarding your family tree or investigating information on whomever you wish. Linda may be conveniently reached anytime by EMAIL only. All phone calls will easily direct you to her website's contact page at www.LetLindaLocate.com or you may email her at either Linda@LetLindaLocate.com or LetLindaLocate@aol.com. Let Linda Locate!!
Services: Genealogy
In Business Since: 1980
Service Area: Nationwide
On Angie's List Since: 11/4/2010
Warranties: NO
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Office Hours: Mon 12.00 AM - 11.30 PM, Tue 12.00 AM - 11.30 PM, Wed 12.00 AM - 11.30 PM, Thu 12.00 AM - 11.30 PM, Fri 12.00 AM - 11.30 PM, Sat 12.00 AM - 11.30 PM, Sun 12.00 AM - 11.30 PM
Excluded Services: Private Investigation
Licensed: Yes, I am appropriately licensed for my trade.
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Senior Discount: No
Cities Served: National
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From her home office in Florida, genealogy expert Linda Rakita helps clients worldwide trace their ancestry. (Photo by John Zambito)
From her home office in Florida, genealogy expert Linda Rakita helps clients worldwide trace their ancestry. (Photo by John Zambito)

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