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Telemarketing phone calls

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How to stop telemarketers from calling your cell phone Video: Telemarketing phone calls
How to stop telemarketers from calling your cell phone Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:35:07 +0000 Telemarketing phone calls How to stop telemarketers from calling your cell phone KTAL are on the do not call list, but listing your number won't stop all those calls. ((bender))nbc six''s joel rodgers recently investigated the problem of how to stop telemarketers from calling your cell phone (nats of phone ringing)[joel rodgers] telemarketers can be a pain and it doesn't matter if it's your landline or your cell phone.brent akinwhen i look at my phone and see it's a random city and a random state i know it's a telemarketer.[joel rodgers]they're that all too familiar newsense on the other end of the phone. even jerry seinfeld has answered their callsjerry seinfeldwhy don't you give me your home number and i'll call you back later? telemarketerumm, we're not allowed to do that.jerry seinfeldoh, i guess because you don't want strangers calling you at home. telemarketerumm, no.jerry seinfeldwell, now you know how i feel. [hangs up phone][joel rodgers]it's like they've got our number and boy do they know how to use it[joel rodgers]andy fisher is the president of the better business bureau in shreveport, he says at first our number is all they know.they do not know who they are calling. they call a bank of numbers. so if your number starts with 518 they just call a 518 they just call a bank of numbers starting with 518.[joel rodgers][joel rodgers][joel rodgers]fisher also says unsolicated calls are like fishing lines in the water, they're just waiting for you to bite the hook.what they try to do is to get you to give them your personal information about yourself your name, your address, what you do. if you don't give them any of that information then you're okay. mos#2they told me that i was an instant winner and i have received so much money and all i would have to do is send $800 to receive my money mos#1 you got to do this, you got to do that. you got to do that. and you're not suppose to do all that. so i'm not the that. so i'm not the one that they're going to get. i wish they would just leave me alone [joel rodgers]i've yet to find someone who appreciates telemarketing phone calls, wheather it's a live opperator or a robo callbrent akini used to get a kick out of telemarketers calling being able to talk to them and have a little fun with them but now it seems like only robots call, and you can't have any fun with a robot[joel rodgers] when you receieve a call and they ask you to press 1 to talk to a representative that's what makes it a robo call and not only is it annoying, but it's also illegal [joel rodgers]so is caller id spoofing. that's when telemarketers use a different number everytime number everytime they call[joel rodgers]to help with these telemarting phone calls the federal trade commission created the national do not call registry. brent akini was told by putting my number on the do not call list that it would block telemarkets, but that's not true.[joel rodgers] it can take up to 31 days to process your information, so give it some time for the telemarketing phone calls to stop[joel rodgers]with just one call to this number you can block your number for 5 years(888) 382-1222or you can register your phone online at[joel rodgers] the ftc says that most legitimate companies comply with the rules but if you continue to receive telemarketing phone calls it probably means they're not a bonified product or service and the ftc recommends you file a complantin order to do this you'll need to you'll need to provide the date of the call and the phone number or the company.[joel rodgers] here are some more tips;ask your carrier about call blocking services they offer. there are apps like privacystar for example, it a smart block feature that takes data from other users and automatacally blocks the numbers that are most complained most complained about.[joel rodgers]hopefull these tips hopefull these tips will help you stop the ringing, and hang-up on those telemarketers.((vizza))we have links to the national do not call registry as registry as well as more well as more tips on our website arklatexhomepa up.. in

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