Monthly Archives: February 2012

FCC finally cracks down on annoying telemarketing robocalls

Telemarketing robocalls may get fewer. The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has approved new rules requiring telemarketers that use autodialed or prerecorded telephone calls to sell products, to get written approval from customers before sending them “robocalls”. Unwanted telemarketing robocalls and text messages were among the top consumer complaints to the FCC in 2011, the…
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