Tips for Slowing the Flow of Robocalls
- Register Your Number with the National Do Not Call Registry.
- Report any Unwanted Telemarketing Calls to the FTC.
- Sign Up For Your Provider’s Scam Call-Blocking Services.
- Use a Third-Party Robocall Blocking App or Service.
- Block Robocalls Manually.
How do I stop getting spam calls?
You can register your numbers on the national Do Not Call list at no cost by calling 1-888-382-1222 (voice) or 1-866-290-4236 (TTY). You must call from the phone number you wish to register. You can also register at add your personal wireless phone number to the national Do-Not-Call list donotcall.gov .
How do I stop robo calls on my cell phone?
Just go to the website donotcall.gov and enter the landline or cellphone number you want on the list. You can also call 1-888-382-1222 from any phone you want on the list. That’s all it takes, and your number stays on the list until you ask for it to be removed or you give up the number.
Is there a way to block spam calls on iPhone?
Apple iPhones and Android phones come with built-in features for blocking specific phone numbers, and mobile carriers offer their own blocking tools as well. Several third-party apps—such as Nomorobo, Hiya Caller ID and Block, RoboKiller, and Truecaller—strive to block telemarketing calls.
How do I stop unknown numbers from calling me?
Tap Settings > Blocked numbers and add the number you wish to block. You can also block unknown numbers from this menu by toggling on Block unknown callers. The second option is to block calls from your list of recent calls. Tap Phone > Recents.