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You don't have to listen anymore

It takes much self control to be polite to telemarketers. I am not interested in what they have to say. If I don’t keep the call short, they may be able to talk me into entertaining whatever deal they are offering. 432 more words

Guest Post: Am I Speaking to the Head of the Household?

I’d like to share this guest post, written by a friend of mine who wishes to remain anonymous. Enjoy!

Not only will I admit to being a curmudgeon, I’m pretty proud of it. 375 more words

Response to Telemarketers... (3)

When a telemarketer calls -

. If they say they’re John Doe from XYZ Company, ask them to spell their name. Then ask them to spell the company name. 52 more words

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Response to Telemarketers... (2)

When a telemarketer calls -

If they start out with, “How are you today?”

you can say,

“I’m so glad you asked, because no one these days seems to care, and I have all these problems. 13 more words

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Response to Telemarketers... (1)

When a Telemarketer calls -

If they want to lend you money, tell them you just filed for bankruptcy and you could sure use some money… 39 more words

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"Do Not Call"

The federal ‘Do Not Call’ list is, I believe, a mixed bag.

On the plus side, there’s at least a slight chance that the number of telemarketing calls you’ll receive throughout the day will drop.  307 more words

FTC Stops Mass Telemarketing Scam ~ First Consumers, LLC

FTC Stops Mass Telemarketing Scam That Defrauded U.S. Seniors and Others Out of Millions of Dollars 662 more words

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