FCC: Americans Get 2.5 Billion Robocalls A MonthThe FCC is now cracking down on the robocall blitz, instituting new rules for phone companies to use in dealing with the rise of scam calls.
Caller ID Spoofing Scams Putting Consumers At Risk For Identity TheftScammers are “spoofing” Caller ID, so you're more likely to pick up, and it's more than just an annoyance.
New Programs Helping To Stop Unwanted Telemarketers, RobocallsMillions of people are on the national “Do Not Call” registry. But many still receive unwanted phone calls from telemarketers and computerized robocalls.
Cell Phones Not Immune From TelemarketersEven if you have put your phone number on the Do Not Call List, the calls may be coming through. And not just on your home phone; your cell phone is not immune from the telemarketers reach.
Telemarketing Calls Increase Despite Do-Not-Call List Those annoying telemarketing calls are increasing.