telemarketers from calling you - sign up now!
The State of California is making it illegal for telemarketers to
call people who have registered with the Do Not Call program, beginning
You can pre-register at this site: http://caag.state.ca.us/donotcall
This will put you on the list to stop phone solicitors from calling
your home phone number once the law takes effect.
EDITOR'S NOTE: The link above takes you to the official webpage
from the Attorney General of the State of California Department
of Justice. I signed up for the Do Not Call program for my home
phone just now and the simple process took all of two minutes. Talk
about improving the quality of life!
A second community member adds the following:
I have another one for y'all. This is a link to a text script you
can read off to a telemarketer to make it painfully clear that they
are never to call you again in this or any lifetime. And it's legally
binding to boot!
When you're feeling surly, and you actually get a live operator
on the line, try this out. My housemate used it and was VERY satisfied
by the results. http://www.junkbusters.com/script.html