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How to stop robocalls: Every way we know to block the annoying scam phone calls
My phone receives countless annoying calls every week, some of them with caller ID that shows a local business name. I answer each call only to hear a recording letting me know my car’s warranty has expired, or there’s a warrant for my arrest due to an issue with my Social Security number or that I owe the IRS money . My daughter’s phone has been receiving the same robocalls and she doesn’t even own a car, nor has she ever had a job that would lead her to owe the IRS money. It’s frustrating, and I can’t imagine how many more calls I would receive if I weren’t using some of the same tips and tricks outlined below. The scammers are persistent and constantly changing their methods.
These calls are not only annoying but potentially dangerous should you fall for one of the scams. They’re designed to swindle you out of your hard-earned money. Thankfully, the government, wireless carriers and phone-makers are working on ways to eliminate the annoying and seemingly nonstop calls we all receive on a daily basis. Get more out of your tech
For example, all four major US carriers offer some level of free spam […]