The automated calls claimed to offer short-term health insurance from well-known insurers like Cigna.
While there isn't a simple solution to ending robocalls altogether, there are a few tricks that could help reduce the number of calls you receive.
If you get a lot of robocalls, you can now silence them on your iPhone. iOS 13 has a new feature that lets you easily block robocalls. Turn on “Silence Unknown Callers” to stop getting spam calls on your iPhone. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.
Phone scams are as big a problem now as they ever were – and some of the most devious scams are growing in popularity. Number “spoofing” technology and robocalling have only made these scams more sophisticated and harder to detect. We put together a list of the biggest phone scams […]
Verizon is now offering a free version of its Call Filter spam blocking service, which was previously a paid service that cost $US3 per month. The paid version has a few extra features over the free version, but they share the same spam-blocking purpose. The free version of Call Filter […]
A white supremacist group is flooding Florida Democratic voters with racist robocalls mocking Tallahassee mayor Andrew Gillum, the state’s first-ever black gubernatorial nominee. The recording is read by a person speaking in a minstrel-style voice as jungle noises play in the background. This comes just a day after Florida’s Republican […]
Robocallers are a nuisance, and it seems like they’re more prevalent than ever. With tricks like using the same area code as you, it seems like there’s no escape from being offered another timeshare, vacation package, or home security system. But there are some things you can do to prevent […]
Robocalls are getting more and more prevalent. In 2018, Americans were hit with 26.3 billion robocalls – a whopping 46% increase compared to 2017. While it’s nearly impossible to be 100% robocall-free, here are some tactics you can adopt to limit your number of robocalls. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
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