Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls

2015-07-27 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
On July 27, 2015 at 3:50 PM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: What amazes me is that there are at least half a dozen different indivisuals who recently had my phone number. How long does Verizon wait before reassigning recently abandoned listings? I'm not

Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls

2015-07-27 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
On July 27, 2015 at 3:52 PM Curt Raymond via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: So you won't feel at all upset when you don't check the voicemail for a couple hours and then find out mamma was in a car accident? If I ignore a call from an unknown number, and a new VM pops up a minute

Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls

2015-07-27 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
? -Curt From: Dan Penoff via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Dan Penoff d...@penoff.com Sent: Monday, July 27, 2015 2:54 PM Subject: Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls I don't think this was spam, necessarily, as it was someone's email account

Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls

2015-07-27 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
: Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls I don't think this was spam, necessarily, as it was someone's email account that got hijacked and was used to send out the spam. Pretty coo on on Yahoo and some of the other bulk mail providers. The nomorobo thing is legit, although it's not perfect. If your

Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls

2015-07-27 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
If it's important, they'll leave a voice mail and you can call them back. If it's not important enough for them to leave a message, you didn't miss out on much. Mitch. On July 27, 2015 at 3:16 PM Curt Raymond via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: So how do you get calls from people

Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls

2015-07-27 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
: Mitch Haley via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Mitch Haley mi...@mitchellhaley.com Sent: Monday, July 27, 2015 3:46 PM Subject: Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls If it's important, they'll leave a voice mail and you can call them back

Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls

2015-07-27 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Becuase they have a near-monopoly (oligopoly?). On Mon, Jul 27, 2015 at 5:08 PM, Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: So I have been on a chat with ATT for the last 1:20 trying to get them to enable me to link my dad's acct to my acct, I set his up like 15 yr ago and forgot

Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls

2015-07-27 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
So I have been on a chat with ATT for the last 1:20 trying to get them to enable me to link my dad's acct to my acct, I set his up like 15 yr ago and forgot the login. 2 different guys, the recent one wants to know the state, I say KY and he asks what that is. Now I am getting transferred to

Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls

2015-07-27 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
So I have been on a chat with ATT for the last 1:20 trying to get them to enable me to link my dad's acct to my acct, I set his up like 15 yr ago and forgot the login. 2 different guys, the recent one wants to know the state, I say KY and he asks what that is. Now I am getting transferred to

Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls

2015-07-27 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
So I finally got into the acct once they told me the login name, which I had forgotten. Looking at the bill I see 2 companies charging a total of $26/month, one of them a domestic LD provider that seems to charge 5cents/min but then $14/mo for the privilege, and another is an INTERNATIONAL

Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls

2015-07-27 Thread G Mann via Mercedes
The prevailing business practice seems to be; If you throw enough crap against a wall, some of it will stick. Don't forget. always demand to be given the direct contact details for the senior chairman of the board. Customers can either be satisfied with quality service.. or they can take

Re: [MBZ] OT: STOP robocalls

2015-07-27 Thread Meade Dillon via Mercedes
That's nuthin, try clawing back over $1200 in international long distance. I was cold-called by an ATT sales weasel and foolishly agreed to an international plan, but instead of getting the 5ยข per minute plan he talked about, I end up with a plan that charged roughly $1 per minute. Didn't pay