I want to become a private investigator?

I am 49 years old and want a career change, I am interested in becoming a private investigator. I do not have any back ground experience in this field but I know I have the natural ability for this job. Where can I earn while I learn. School is not quite an option right now. I have tried to contact different business for work but doesn't seem anyone is interested, any advice.

Asked By: locopoco - 7/13/2009
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Answered By: Al in NC - 7/14/2009
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You have to get licensed. Why don't you contact the state licensing board for private investigators to learn what's involved.
Answered By: zeuz - 7/13/2009
You don't need to have your own license like the other person said. First of all you can't, most states require 3 years experience with an established full time company or companies before you can obtain your own license. You need to do some searching and look for a company that is hiring people with little to no... More
Answered By: vvette917 - 7/15/2009
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