How to Look for Addresses and Phone Numbers for Free

By Techwalla Contributor

Finding phone numbers and addresses for free can be done with a simple Internet search. Most sites will give you the same results, although if you can't find what you are looking for on one site, it's helpful to try a second and third search on other sites. You never know where the information will pop up. Here are four websites that offer free searches, and matches you with names, numbers or home addresses.

Step 1

Similar to Whitepages, Zabasearch allows you to find people in your local area and across the country. Gather more information using the "advance search" by typing in a full name or year of birth to narrow down the results.

Step 2

Anywho is free whitepages sponsored by AT&T. Anywho includes business directories, international lookups, maps and reverse phone numbers.

Step 3

Use 1-800-free-411 and get search results using your cell phone. Type in 1-800-free-411, ask for the name and phone number you want and get your answers within minutes by phone or text.

Step 4

Not exactly a phone number or address directory, Wink is a search engine tool that allows anyone to look up people using different social-networking websites. Get a profile -- and sometimes a photo -- using the full name and location of the person you are seeking.