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Old 03-19-2015, 08:07 PM   #81
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My phone identifies the area the call originates from, being in Canada and a call comes in from California or Washington etc I know who it is. Still is a royal pain in the butt and my reject list grows by 2 a day.

A do not call list would be nice but a lot don't follow the rules, and as someone already pointed out they claim to be with Google but they're not so chances are they won't follow the rules for do not call lists.
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Old 03-19-2015, 08:15 PM   #82
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My phone identifies the area the call originates from, being in Canada and a call comes in from California or Washington etc I know who it is. Still is a royal pain in the butt and my reject list grows by 2 a day.

A do not call list would be nice but a lot don't follow the rules, and as someone already pointed out they claim to be with Google but they're not so chances are they won't follow the rules for do not call lists.
My call reject list is getting long too
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And they're getting more sophisticated as well. If they call a non-working number, they'll use it for a day or two and spoof their calls using that number. You block the number, but in a couple days they're spoofing with another number.
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And they're getting more sophisticated as well. If they call a non-working number, they'll use it for a day or two and spoof their calls using that number. You block the number, but in a couple days they're spoofing with another number.
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After putting 100,s of numbers on my reject list I finally decided to google it. There are phone apps that can be used to block everything from a specific # or an entire area code. Some already have lists of numbers associated with telemarketers and spam. ...same thing in my books. I'm going shopping
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I would love a solution for a landline. My cell gets no spam.
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No way i just got a google spam call while reading a google spam thread.
Must be my lucky day
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Thank your federal legislative branch for releasing our info to these cockroaches. I am still getting those calls daily from a different state each time
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Have VERIZON FIOS for my phone service and they only allow 10 numbers to be put into the reject list, which sucks.

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Yeah you can block #s on your cell now. But so many #s to block. I tell them this isnt a business and you got the wrong #
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Yeah you can block #s on your cell now. But so many #s to block. I tell them this isnt a business and you got the wrong #
Tell who? 99.9% of 'em are robo-calls.
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I use them for entertainment. Tell them thank you for calling. We would love to offer you house painting, deck staining, ... Whatever keep talking no matter what they say. See how long they will listen before they hang up. Had one guy on for 5 mins. I finally hung up.
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Easy: when they call, I place the phone by my computer speaker; then I play "goats screaming like humans" on u-tube - very loudly. They take me off their call list.
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You guys must be living on a different planet, getting real homo sapiens talking to you. All I ever get are unresponsive, emotionless prerecorded voices blabbering out a spiel.
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You guys must be living on a different planet, getting real homo sapiens talking to you. All I ever get are unresponsive, emotionless prerecorded voices blabbering out a spiel.
I get around 20% real live people and the rest autobots.
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Who fails for those calls any how?. Hard to believe they make money calling us.
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Who fails for those calls any how?. Hard to believe they make money calling us.
I fail those calls all the time.

They don't make any money by calling 'us'. They make money by calling everyone. And eventually they'll call someone stupid enough to send them some money.
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I swear I fixed that. I proof read everything,but every once in while....
Years back I use to keep them on the phone long as possible to piss them off. And save the old folk from another bs call.
At first I thought this post was about those garbage SEO company's call saying they work with google. I work with google too
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Looks like I'm getting them now too. I don't know whether to pull the phone out anymore or not. Giving me anxiety attacks!
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This thread was a nice reminder to check the blocking feature on my phone. I put the telemarketer calls in a contact file labeled by month. Last month I got calls from 60 NEW numbers. I probably have over 500 numbers blocked.

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