You Can’t Stop Robocalls. You Shouldn’t Have To.
Apr 24, 2019 • New York Times
The robocalls come when you are driving and they bother you at night. It doesn’t matter if you’re in bed or in a meeting.
Here’s the worst news: There is really no way for you to stop them.
I know this because for the past few years, I have been bombarded with robocalls alerting me that I owe student loans, or that I won a free vacation, or that I am being audited by the Internal Revenue Service.
Like many people, I have tried the available solutions. I added my cellphone number to the Do Not Call Registry and installed apps that purport to block spam calls. Yet many of those calls still came through…