Registering your phone number with the National Do Not Call Registry means that most telemarketers cannot call your telephone number if it is in the National Do Not Call Registry. You can register your home and mobile phone numbers for free. Your registration will be effective for five years … starting 3 months after you register.
I plan to sign up today so by October 1, I can eat my dinner in peace and avoid those annoyingly illegal autodialers. Though I’m sure I’ll still get calls from scam artists who will claim they’re not covered by the act.
Now if they’d only do the same for spam!