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How 153 robocalls cost one company $229,500

One of the biggest annoyances of the modern era has to be the amount of spam we receive. Coming in many forms, we have become quite adept at filtering it out, using tech to deal with the email variety and the bin for the paper-based form. 557 more words


Time Warner Cable placed 163 robocalls about unpaid bill to wrong person

[A] federal judge yesterday ordered Time Warner Cable to pay $229,500 for violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The ruling was issued by US District Judge Alvin Hellerstein in New York City, where TWC is based. 55 more words

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Time Warner Cable Must Pay Nearly $230,000 For 153 Robocalls To The Wrong Person

We can all agree that automated robocalls are an annoying interruption. But you know what’s worse? Receiving those automated calls meant for someone else, telling the company to place you on the Do Not Call list and then continuing to receive a total of 153 prerecorded messages. 444 more words

Government after company behind medical alert robocalls

For years I’ve been hearing from Washington seniors who were inundated by robocalls offering “free” medical alert systems.  Thanks to the efforts of the Florida Attorney General and Federal Trade Commission this scam may finally be over. 257 more words

National Consumer News

PayPal backpedals on awful robocalling policy

PayPal on Monday backpedaled on what looked like a horrifying new User Agreement that was worded to let it freely robocall and autotext users.

The updated terms and conditions, which were due to come into force today for US customers, provided no wording for opting in or or opting out of what looked like an impending robocalling/auto-texting nightmare. 488 more words


Robocall Lawsuits Claim Walmart, Others Harassed Consumers With Unsolicited Texts, Automated Calls, Junk Faxes

(EMAILWIRE.COM, May 14, 2015 ) New York, NY — Robocall Lawsuit News: A trio of companies, including retail giant Walmart, has been hit with robocall lawsuits over alleged violations of the Telephone Consumer protection Act (TCPA). 17 more words

Auto Service Contracts and Warranties

Vehicle Service Contracts 101 – Auto Service Contracts and Warranties | Consumer Information

You’re purchasing a brand-new or previously owned automobile, the salesperson may encourage you to acquire an auto service agreement that can help secure versus facing unforeseen or pricey repair services. 2,667 more words

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