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Why am I getting these annoying phone calls?

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Consumers are frustrated. Really frustrated. In the past several months, the number of complaints of unwanted calls has risen sharply. But why do they happen and what can you do to stop them? This diagram shows how telemarketers make your phone ring in the middle of your dinner or at the end of your favorite movie. Aggressive telemarketing practices hurt us all. At Level 3 we are working to help telemarketers toe the line and shut down scammers. Learn more at http://bit.ly/Q9yXAl.

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  1. 1. why am i getting these annoying sales calls? START HERE • Promotions • Public Records TOP 3 REASONS • Contests • Social Media UNSOLICITED CALLS • Affiliates 1 National Do Not Call Registry 555.344.1212 HAPPEN 1.888.382.1222 Your Phone Number 3 1. The caller is part of an exempt organization Your Contact Information Scrub (e.g., political groups). 2. You signed up for a contest or promotion. 3. Human error. Marketing Organization Call List 2 Telemarketer / Auto Dialer Reseller Outbound Your Phone You Call Carrier (IXC) Company TOP 3 THINGS YOU CAN DO ABOUT IT Purchase phone numbers In some cases, the from a provider, but may provider may act use third-party network as the outbound 1. Tell the caller to remove to transmit calls. call carrier. you from their list immediately. 2. Report them to the FTC DID YOU KNOW? or your state PUC. 3. Contact your local 1 To mitigate affiliate calls, you need to tell each company you do Telephone Number business with that they may not share your information. Provider (LEC) telephone provider to trace the outbound 2 Sometimes a phone number lands on a marketer’s list simply because call carrier. someone entered a single digit incorrectly. 3 Your idea to stop unsolicited calls could win you $50,000 from the FTC. Learn more at http://robocall.challenge.gov/.© Level 3 Communications, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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