How to Report Harassing Phone Calls
Getting inundated with phone calls and harassing texts? Here's what to do to report and try to stop harassing phone calls.
How to Protect Yourself Against Fake Phone Calls
Fake calls can be an annoyance or downright criminal depending on who's on the line. Learn what is a fake phone call and how to guard yourself against it.
BeenVerified Spam Call Complaint Monitor: Be Afraid of Rising Social Security Scams
Learn key findings from BeenVerified's Spam Call Complaint Monitor, among them, how Social Security spam calls skyrocketed in the last year.
What Is The National Do Not Call Registry? How Does It Work?
The National Do Not Call Registry was created by the Federal Trade Commission to help stem the tide of robocalls. Unfortunately, it's not a full-proof fix to block nuisance calls.
22 Phone Call Area Codes You Should Never Answer
The FCC recommends you should never answer calls from these 22 area codes, which are notorious for spam calls aimed to cost you money.
Will Stir Shaken Help Stop Robocalls, Neighbor Spoof Scams?
Stir Shaken is the FCC's answer to combatting neighbor spoofing and robocalls. Learn more about how this technology works and when it's expected to take effect.
What Is a Wangiri or 'One Ring' Phone Scam and How it Works?
Here's how the one-ring scam, also called as the “wangiri scam” (which translates to “one ring and cut” in Japanese), works and tips to protect yourself from these scams.