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Old 11-16-2012, 12:30 AM
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Default 'Telus' Telemarketing scam from 1-866-369-9826?

I just received a call from a "company" claiming to be calling "on behalf of Telus". The guy on the phone knew my account information, but didn't ask for a pin number or anything like that (just my first name). I got My caller ID said 1-866-369-9826 (United States). It wasnt the first time they...

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Old 06-28-2013, 06:13 AM
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Oh well I experienced this too. Nowadays, I think lot of telemarketers used to defraud people. Smart people are too knowledgeable to grab this kind of scam. But this one is different, I've just read this yesterday, a Non-profit organizations, surprisingly actually paying a lot of money to raise money, so much so that little, in some instances, really goes toward the cause the charity asserts to be working towards. For instance, Bloomberg recently found in a study that InfoCision, a telemarketing business, was pocketing up to 100 percent of the donated funds soliciting contributions for various charities. I hope they have a little conscience to the charity, there's a lot of people are needy nowadays.

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