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DENTURES, SLIVERS, AND A ROLL OF THE DICE: Convenes Panel of 8 Folks Over 80, Unlocking The Secrets To Eternal Friendships

Sacramento, CA – May 18, 2009 – (, the premier online service that helps consumers quickly find and connect with anyone, anywhere, is helping spread the love this May 17th through 23rd in honor of International New Friends, Old Friends Week.

To help consumers discover the key to an everlasting friendship, visited with a group of experts who know the most about keeping a lifelong companion: 80-year-olds.

8 Tips From Folks Over 80

  1. "Friends are like a good set of teeth, you've got to treat them well or they won't last. I've had more pairs of dentures than I've had true friends."
  2. "The key to a lasting friendship, number one, is to communicate, communicate, communicate. You got that?"
  3. "In friendships, don't ever yell or scream. Throwing and hitting is not allowed."
  4. "Don't expect so much of people, but expect enough."
  5. "A fight with a friend is like a sliver in your finger – it will stay there, fester, and get infected for days, months, or even years."
  6. "The ability to make and keep friends is not an easy thing – you really have to try hard."
  7. "In life and friendships, sometimes you just need to bite your tongue."
  8. "Making friends is like the roll of the dice, and what comes up is what you have to work with. Of course, you can sometimes roll again and get a better deal – or worse."

"Friendships are a vital part of our existence," said Bryce Lane, president and COO of "The astute advice from our young-at-heart group was that no matter what life throws you, stay connected to your friends. At PeopleFinders we recognize that staying connected is not always easy, and we’ve made it possible for thousands of consumers to reconnect with lost friends."

With records that span the last 40 years, helps users retrieve a lost friend's phone numbers and addresses. The site also offers information on relatives, marital and divorce records.

About is the premier online service that helps consumers quickly find and connect with anyone, anywhere. The service provides comprehensive searches including people search, background checks, criminal checks, business ownership and other public records. is the only company that can search billions of records spanning the last 40 years, making search results more comprehensive and accurate than competitors. was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Sacramento, California. For more information, visit


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