Whether some of these competitive spying tactics are legal may vary from state to state. And just because something is legal doesn’t mean you should do it, nor does it mean that you can’t get in trouble.
I’m not handing you these techniques so that you can do unethical things. However, finding out what your competitors are up to can help you provide better/more competitive service to your clients.
Furthermore, being aware of these tactics may help you to recognize when your competitors are trying to spy on you.
Are you ready to Spy on the Competition?
Subscribe to the newspapers that are local to your competitors.