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WatchIllinois Consumer Privacy Policy

WatchIllinois, and it's parent company, Record Information Services, are committed to protecting your privacy. We believe that concern for privacy is the basis for sound business practices. We want you to be informed of how we use and protect your information.

We may use your information to: Process your order for our products and services; verify your identity and protect against fraud; provide the products and services you request; and conduct quality testing to improve our products and services.

Sharing of Information: We do not share, sell, or distribute any of the information we receive from you, such as e-mail addresses or other personal information.

Marketing Purposes: We may use personal information such as email address to contact you regarding our products and services. You may elect to opt-out of any emails you receive from us, and instructions to do so will be provided on each email.


We may use cookies on our Web site and affiliated Web sites. Cookies are small bits of computer code that we install on your computer. We use cookies to make your visit to our Web site easier, faster, and to collect information such as visitor and traffic patterns. For Web site visitors who do not make purchases or sign in to our member area, our Web server does not have access to personally identifiable information about you. It does not know your e-mail address unless you volunteer it.

We place unique identifier cookies on the hard drives of those who sign into their account, which are used to maintain the visitor "logged on" status for the duration of the visit.

Third Party Disclaimer:

We may work with third parties who advertise on our Web site. We cannot control the cookies or other instruments those third parties may use to collect personal information. If you choose to visit any third party Web sites from our sites, you may be subject to cookies, worms, viruses, pop-up advertising, etc. We are not responsible for any websites accessed through the links on any of our sites.

Legal Disclaimer: We may disclose personal information when required by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on our website.

Accessing your Account: When you create an account on our site, you are required to select a unique user name and password. It is your responsibility to restrict access to your user name and password so that only you may gain entry to your personal information online.

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What is WatchIllinois?

WatchIllinois is a unique online tool which automatically alerts you when a change occurs in the public record of a person, property, or business of your choosing. Simply sign up for the criteria you want to "watch" , and we'll e-mail you weekly, letting you know if new public records are filed in the Illinois court system, based on your criteria.

About Us

WatchIllinois is a subsidiary of Record Information Services, Inc. , a 21-year old public record data compiler in the far west suburbs of Chicago, IL. WatchIllinois was created to satisfy the demand for an automated public record alerting system, that would save people time, money, and the effort that is required to track down and locate people, properties, businesses, and more in Northern Illinois. » Read More