Watchdog's Mailbag: How to Block Annoying Calls and Get Off Mailing Lists

Here now comes actual letters from actual readers! Only writers' initials are used because you can write The Watchdog in confidence. So, what's on your mind?Dear Watchdog:We receive several robocalls per day. I have gone to, but it is not compatible with AT&T, my service provider. Are there any other ways to block these annoying calls? - T.F.Dear T.F.:Funny you mention this. Let me take this opportunity to share that AT&T has released a new free call blocker called A&T Call Protect. It's available to some wireless customers with iPhone or Android smartphones. The Watchdog hasn't tested it yet. I'm hesitant. Why? See next letter.  Continue reading...

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