If you’re receiving unwanted telemarketing calls or texts. You might be wondering how you can remove your phone number from telemarketing lists. Here are some steps you can take to help reduce the number of unsolicited calls and texts you receive.
In the United States that allows you to add your phone number
Be cautious about giving out your phone number
Consider whether you really need to provide it. If it’s not required, consider leaving it blank or providing a fake number. Be cautious about downloading apps. Some apps require you to provide your phone number to use them. If you’re uncomfortable providing your phone number. Consider BI lists using a different app or not using the app at all. Be aware of scams. Some telemarketers use scams to try to get your personal information. Including your phone number. Be cautious of any unsolicited calls or texts that ask for personal information. And never give out your Social Security number. Credit card information. Or other sensitive information over the phone.