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How do I stop telemarketer phone calls??

by pammijn / June 4, 2012 2:27 PM PDT

I have already listed both my home and cell phone numbers on the nationwide do not call list and now lately, it seems, I am getting more of these calls than ever! Is there any foolproof way to put a stop to these?

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Not really,
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / June 4, 2012 9:55 PM PDT

Get Caller ID and use the answering machine to screen calls.


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Agree with mrmac . . .
by Coryphaeus / June 4, 2012 10:31 PM PDT

If I get a call from an 8XX number I don't answer, I let my machine get it. Completely stopping the calls is another matter of which I have no answer.

At the national do not call web site you can report these calls. Who knows if it will help.

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Calls etc.
by pgc3 / June 5, 2012 3:26 AM PDT
In reply to: Agree with mrmac . . .

Yeah Cory, good luck, been there done that but it seems as if there should be something to preclude those types of calls, when somebody figures it out I want to be on the list to find out how to do it.

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