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Could this mean the end of robocalls in New Jersey … for real?

The FCC is proposing new rules to block these unwanted calls, but will scammers still find a way around the law?

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Telemarketing calls continue. (Creatas Images, ThinkStock)
Telemarketing calls continue. (Creatas Images, ThinkStock)
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Proposed bill would create Telemarketing Fraud Unit

If it seems to you like you're getting more and more telemarketing calls, you're certainly not alone.

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FCC to phone companies – You can stop unwanted robocalls

Tired of automated phone calls urging you to vote for a certain candidate or pitching you a cruise vacation? You can now tell your phone company that federal regulators say it's OK to block them.

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FCC takes aim at annoying telemarketing calls

Those automated phone calls during the dinner hour, late at night or to your wireless phone can be so frustrating -- and the government is taking note.

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Jeri Vargas put her elderly mother on the "Do Not Call" list years ago but the 88-year-old woman with Alzheimer's disease still gets several robo calls daily. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Jeri Vargas put her elderly mother on the "Do Not Call" list years ago but the 88-year-old woman with Alzheimer's disease still gets several robo calls daily. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
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Annoying robocalls – Here are 5 things you should know

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Federal Communications Commission has been asked to look into the issue of robocalls, the automated phone messages favored by political campaigns, charities and scammers. At issue is whether phone companies can do more to protect consumers from fraudulent calls.

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The FTC is hosting a contest to try and combat annoying robocalls. (Peter Bernik, ThinkStock)
The FTC is hosting a contest to try and combat annoying robocalls. (Peter Bernik, ThinkStock)
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$50,000 in prizes offered for ‘robocall’ solution

The Federal Trade Commission gets bombarded with consumer complaints about those annoying "robocalls" that send pre-recorded messages to phones. In an effort to combat the problem, they're offering $50,000 in prize money to anyone who finds a solution.  

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Telemarketing Calls Growing [POLL/AUDIO]

Have you been getting a lot of pre-recorded telemarketing calls lately, even though you are on the Do Not Call registry?

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Are Energy Supplier Robocalls Driving You Nuts? [AUDIO]

A New Jersey lawmaker is sponsoring legislation that calls for big monetary fines if an energy provider makes false or misleading claims to potential customers.

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Here Come the Robocalls Again in NJ

Just when you thought it was safe to answer your phone again, here come the robocalls!

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Telemarketing Robocalls On The Rise In Jersey [POLL/AUDIO]

More and more Garden State residents are complaining about getting telemarketer robocalls - even though they're on the federal Do Not Call list.

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