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ZombieHorde Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-23-09 07:46 PM
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1. If a telemarketer or debt collector calls you,
politely ask them to hang on, then set the phone down and walk away.
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  -The Economy: Dont Pick Up the Phone Earth Bound Misfit  Feb-23-09 07:37 PM   #0 
  - If a telemarketer or debt collector calls you,  ZombieHorde   Feb-23-09 07:46 PM   #1 
  - Good idea!  Myrina   Feb-23-09 08:10 PM   #2 
  - Heh Heh...  Earth Bound Misfit   Feb-23-09 08:59 PM   #6 
  - Perfect -- I can't stand his voice!  pacalo   Feb-23-09 09:19 PM   #7 
  - Exactly. I've done that for quite a while and it sure cuts down on the calls.  TahitiNut   Feb-24-09 12:40 AM   #11 
  - my husband listens to these calls that a guy posts online....  ejpoeta   Feb-24-09 07:58 AM   #14 
  - A telemarketer called me and I asked if he was going to pay...  Bonhomme Richard   Feb-23-09 08:22 PM   #3 
  - I remember Seinfeld did something like that too in one his show's episodes  Earth Bound Misfit   Feb-24-09 07:39 AM   #12 
  - I used to work as a debt collector  tabbycat31   Feb-23-09 08:31 PM   #4 
  - What an eye-opening article.  blue neen   Feb-23-09 08:32 PM   #5 
  - Interesting look at Michael Barrist's campaign contributions:  Stand and Fight   Feb-23-09 10:00 PM   #8 
  - Thank you, I didn't think to look at that n/t  Earth Bound Misfit   Feb-23-09 11:31 PM   #9 
  - I screen all calls coming in on my landline - I don't pick up  Samantha   Feb-23-09 11:38 PM   #10 
  - when a creditor calls you.....  ejpoeta   Feb-24-09 07:56 AM   #13 
  - VERY Important Points...  KharmaTrain   Feb-24-09 08:12 AM   #15 
     - well, it's not like we don't know whose running the show.  ejpoeta   Feb-24-09 08:32 AM   #16 
        - It's Hard To Face The Cruel World  KharmaTrain   Feb-24-09 08:39 AM   #17 
           - and the passing of the bill gave credit card companies and banks  ejpoeta   Feb-24-09 08:48 AM   #18 
           - Derivatives... tick...tick...tick...  Earth Bound Misfit   Feb-24-09 09:28 AM   #19 
  - FWIW,  dgibby   Feb-24-09 10:05 AM   #20 

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