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  1. U.S. asks phone companies to provide 'robocall' blocking technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Reuters

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler speaks at the FCC Net Neutrality hearing in Washington DC, U.S. February 26, 2015. The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission on Friday pressed major U.S. phone companies to take immediate steps to make technology that blocks unwanted automated calls available to consumers at no charge.


  2. FCC Cracks Down On Robocalls, Tells Wireless Carriers To Offer Free Call-Blocking ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Benzinga

    It shouldn't come as a surprise that robocalls and telemarketing calls are the biggest source of consumer complaints directed toward the Federal Communications Commission . The federal agency is looking to take steps to alleviate the complaints and protect consumers from unwanted phone calls.


  3. CFPB Orders National Bank to Pay $10 Million for Overdraft PracticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | JD Supra

    On July 14, 2016, the CFPB announced that it ordered a bank to pay $10 million in fines for its overdraft service practices. According to the CFPB, the bank's telemarketing vendor used allegedly deceptive marketing and sales pitches to mislead consumers to sign up for its overdraft service without the consumers' consent.


  4. Cell phones not listedRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Marshall Independent

    Have you ever noticed how hard it is to get hold of people these days if they have only cell phones? They're not listed in the telephone directory . And, most people like it that way.


  5. Grow Your Business Day planned at the Ocean View post officeRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2016 | Coastal Point

    Small-to-medium sized businesses face a challenge: how to generate more revenue while still keeping costs as low as possible. But, according to Postmaster Mike Behringer of the Ocean View post office, with Every Door Direct Mail from the Postal Service, small businesses can send direct mail advertising pieces to specific neighborhoods without the costs of renting mailing lists or printing specific addresses on each mail piece.


  6. B2B Inside Sales Expertise Emphasized in Rebranded InfinityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | PRWeb

    ... "We work hard, and have fun too." COMPANY HISTORY Infinity was founded in 1996 as Infinity Contact, a direct marketing company serving the automotive industry. In 2000, Infinity Contact expanded to include business-to-business telemarketing services ...


  7. Waco-area news briefs: July 22, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Historic Waco Foundation will have a Fairy Gardens, Bugs and Herbs . . . Oh My! skadoo program from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at McCulloch House, 407 Columbus Ave. The family event will include magical fairies, crafts, bugs and snacks.


  8. Direct-marketing farms have double the economic effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Daily Democrat

    Sacramento-area farmers and ranchers who sell their products directly to consumers generate twice as much regional economic impact per dollar of output as do area food producers who don't engage in direct marketing, reports a UC Davis agricultural economist and a team of UC Cooperative Extension researchers. The newly released study of the four Sacramento region counties of Yolo, El Dorado, Placer and Sacramento found that direct-marketing food producers had a regional output multiplier of 1.86 compared to just 1.42 for producers not involved in direct marketing.


  9. FTC Obtains Summary Judgment Decision Against Medical Discount Card ScammersRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Holtville Tribune

    A health care scammer and his company, who tricked Spanish-speaking and other consumers seeking health insurance into buying phony medical discount cards, are banned from selling healthcare-related products, and from telemarketing, under court orders obtained by the Federal Trade Commission. The orders resolve FTC charges brought in August 2014 against Gary L. Kieper and Partners In Health Care Association, Inc. , who falsely claimed that they and their marketers sold health insurance.


  10. Telemarketing Sales Rule change offers protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Thanks to a change in federal rules that started June 13, fraudulent telemarketers will have fewer ways to take money away from your wallet or bank account, and consumers will have greater protections, according to the Iowa Senior Medicare Patrol. Under the new changes to the Telemarketing Sales Rule, telemarketers will be prohibited from accepting funds through these payment methods: a Wire Transfer: This is a "cash-to-cash" money transfer, through services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


  11. Utility regulator seeks phone app to report telemarketersRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Commercial Dispatch

    Commissioners voted 3-0 Wednesday to ask the state's Information Technology Services Department to hire a company to create the application. The application is projected to cost $42,000, then $7,000 yearly to maintain.


  12. Americans Infuriated by 14 Billion-Plus Total Robocalls at Mid-Point of 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Information Technology

    The national total of 2.37 billion robocalls in June equals a stunning 79 million robocalls made each day somewhere the country, or roughly 916 robocalls every second of the month. These results come from the latest National Robocall Indexi 1 2 report released today by YouMail, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent telecom services for consumers and small businesses.


  13. Horton Group Releases A Beginners Guide to Inbound Marketing EbookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | PRWeb

    Horton Group's new A Beginners Guide to Inbound Marketing ebook discusses the four stages of the inbound methodology and how to execute on each stage. "Our entire resource library has been created with one goal in mind: to support our existing clients and to help businesses and organizations make the best marketing choices.


  14. CFPB: Credit Unions, Research Conference, HMDA, Privacy Webinar, and YouTube VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Mortgage News Daily

    Happy 6th year-old-birthday to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Or is it the CFPB's 5th "birthday"? For those new to the business, the passage of Dodd-Frank in July 2010 put in place the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau in July of 2011.


  15. Cabela's Inc. (CAB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Daily Political

    The firm currently has a $59.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research's target price indicates a potential upside of 9.12% from the stock's previous close.


  16. Natural-gas marketer wants Ohio OK to verify utility change onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Somebody knocks on your door asking you to switch your natural-gas service and you agree. Under current rules, nearly all new contracts must be verified with a follow-up phone call.


  17. Check the fine print before you enter contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 |

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  18. TCPA Connect - July 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 |

    In response to petitions filed by three government contractors seeking clarification that the federal government and its agents were exempt from liability under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, the Federal Communications Commission issued a declaratory ruling on July 5, finding that the federal government is not a "person" as defined under the TCPA, and is therefore exempt from liability under the statute. The FCC also exempted agents of the federal government from the TCPA when the call was placed pursuant to authority that was "validly conferred" by the federal government; and the agent complied with the federal government's instructions.


  19. Fish Factor: Bycatch donation program grows; Webber develops netwasherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Bill Webber of Gulkana Seafoods Direct and Webber Marine and Manufacturing in Cordova has developed an onboard netwasher he hopes to have for sale this winter. Webber has fished for 49 years and was the one of the first to vertically integrate his operation as a direct marketer.


  20. Tri-Stage eyes Asean expansion via stake in TV DirectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Nation

    STAGE INC, a leading Japanese direct-marketing solution provider, yesterday announced the acquisition of a 15-per-cent stake in Thailand's TV Direct, the listed TV home-shopping operator. TV Direct will be used as Tri-Stage's springboard in expanding the business in potential markets in Asean, especially in the CLMV area.