• How FCC tries to combat robocalls

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    From pretend social safety calls to scammers impersonating Apple or Amazon, anybody with a cellphone or landline is not any stranger to robocalls.

    For many years, robocall scammers have graced telephones and voicemails throughout the nation. Between June 2020 and 2021 these scams affected greater than 59 million individuals who misplaced a mixed $29.8 billion, in accordance with cellphone quantity identification app Trucaller. Some robocallers look to promote authorized merchandise like a automobile guarantee or new roof via unlawful means, whereas others will steal your social safety quantity or bank card.

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