Telemarketing Calls are annoying one that are coming for most of the American citizens. They used to get them regularly even in the middle of the night too. You may be at an urgent chore at your home. The phone rings and you leave your work and attend the phone call which you were expecting from your husband, who is in another town. Oh God another telemarketer got your number. You hangs out it and come back to your work. Again and again it rings and you see the number is coming from the same telemarketing company and you are really annoyed of these robocalls and other illegal telemarketing calls. If they can’t catch you on the phone line they will forward it to your voice mail.
In Sri Lanka too Telemarketing calls are made to unknown people mostly from the Medical Insurance package service providers. If you are getting any such calls ask them “who gave you my phone number to you?”
When they hear this question they will hang on the phone.
How to Stop Telemarketing Calls?
The best solution to avoid Telemarketing Calls is to buy a phone with phone number blocking facility.
You can go for a Panasonic cordless phone.
For example KX-TG6844B Features the following.:
Expandable Up To 6 Handsets
18 Minute Digital Answering System Panasonic
Call Screening / Intercept
Full Remote Operation
Message Forwarding Capability
Audible Message Alert
Noise Reduction System
Reduces Distracting Room & Background Noises
White Back lit LCD Display
50 Station Name / Number Caller ID Memory
100 Station Phone Directory / Dial facility
Call Block (You can block nearly 250 annoying numbers)
Do you know?
“Thousands of people who got a telemarketing call for Dish Network in 2010 or 2011 may be able to . If you think that sounds too good to be true, you’re not alone. Lawyers say they are having trouble convincing people to sign up to get the money they’re owed from the $61 million class action lawsuit over sales pitches to people on the national Do Not Call Registry.”
Want to get better assistance to stop telemarketing calls in the USA?
A new website promises to change all that robocalls and other illegal telemarketing calls.
Check this web site.
Telemarketing and Robocalls. FCC
The Telemarketing Sales Rule.