Tired Of Robocalls? New Apps May Be Able To HelpThere are some new ways you can keep robocalls from getting through to your phone.
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.
FCC Vows To Stop Billions Of Robocalls From TelemarketersThe FCC has vowed to end robocalls from telemarketers, but how can they do it?
Attorneys General Across America Call For End To ‘Spoofing’ RobocallsAttorneys general from around the country are joining forces in an effort to stop those annoying robo-calls.
Satellite-TV Firm Dish Fined $280 Million In Robocall SuitAn Illinois judge on Monday ordered satellite-TV company Dish to pay $280 million for calling people who said they didn't want to be bothered by telemarketers.
Apps, Cell Phone Carriers Help Block RobocallsRobocalls are a big problem right now, but there are ways you can block them for good.
Consumer Reports Tests Robocall-Blocking DevicesRobocalls are a nuisance. Even the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission has said, “Telephone companies can and in fact should offer consumers robocall-blocking tools.”
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.
Corbett Says Pension Crisis And Property Taxes Are Key Campaign Issue Gov. Tom Corbett is using the resources of his office and his campaign to press for legislation to curb future public pension costs by paring back benefits.
FTC Wants Your Help To Stop RobocallsThe Federal Trade Commission wants your help to stop harassing robocalls to cell phones and landlines.
FTC Offers $50,000 For Technology To Stop Robo-CallsCommercial robo-calls - almost all of them scams - are illegal without your written permission, but they are proliferating rapidly, say Federal Trade Commission officials. The challenge is to find new technology to beat these scam artists, says Carnegie Mellon professor Raj Rajkumar.