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Old 03-16-2017, 11:11 PM
 
Location: Cartersville, GA
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For the malicious callers....Tell them that you are taping the call. Just state matter of factually...."I need to make you aware that I am taping this call". They'll quit calling.
Good idea! I am going to have to try this one.
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Old 03-23-2017, 05:35 PM
 
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I suggest the following actions for the best way to be removed from these asshat's listings...

1. Add to the beginning of your voicemail outgoing message a SIT (Special Information Tone) like this one (http://www.yourhomenow.com/sound/sit-tone.wav). This is a tone which indicates to automated phone equipment (like their dialers) that a number is no longer in service. Add your normal message following the tone, human callers will not react as fast as the dialers and hear the remainder of your message.
2. DO NOT ANSWER any number you do not explicitly recognize for a period of at least one month, push to VM those you do not recognize. One month would then cause the system to drop you from their lists as a disconnected number.
3. Blacklist all #'s that refuse to leave a message, it is them.
4. Rejoice in 31 days as they will have given up and the 3 a day calls will cease.

It's worked for me, it'll work for you too.
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Old 03-23-2017, 10:33 PM
 
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Thank you for your entry and welcome to our site
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Old 05-02-2017, 02:37 PM
 
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Default US Pharmacy, same problem...

I am having the same problem as you. 3 calls a day, every day for the past 2 months I have been getting calls from these guys. I am going to try and waste their time by repeatedly telling the to hang on while I get my credit card. It may take a while, but I think eventually they might stop calling me.

Yours truly,
Dave
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Old 05-03-2017, 07:04 AM
 
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Welcome!!!!

Try what I do...... Just answer saying "Taco bell Pat may I help you??" -- If they are legit,they will think they have the wrong # and not call back.....
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Old 05-12-2017, 05:46 PM
 
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Thank you..I will try this.
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Old 06-02-2017, 09:02 AM
 
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I hope it works for ya ...... I have gotton rid of a few by doing this!
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Old 06-16-2017, 07:33 PM
 
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Go to the FBI's website,"IC3.GOV" and file a complaint.It doesnt matter if they have VOIP or satellite phones.
They WILL catch them...
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Old 07-20-2017, 08:06 PM
 
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I receive about 2 a day on and off all week, every week. for about 3 years now. I finally come to realize telling them to take me off the call list does nothing so I decided to have some fun with them while they are on the phone, I tell them the offer sounds good, and send me 100 of each, both pills, but when they ask what Mil. pills i say 5oo mil., That I wanna keep it up all night because I wanna be a circus ride. This usually pisses them off to the point they start using the limited English Cuss words and such, LOL I am going to buy a Air Horn and Blow it in the Phone eventually when they call, maybe that will get them to stop.
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Old 07-20-2017, 08:15 PM
 
Location: Out in the Badlands
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Reverse electric shock treatment?
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