Have you received an e-mail telling that your cell phone is about to be bombarded by telemarketing calls as a result of the newly proposed cell phone telemarketing? Well, stay calm. Despite terrible warnings about the imminent release of cell phone numbers to telemarketers that continue to be circulated via email year after year, no such thing is actually about to occur. Rest assured that this is not the case. The truth is, you are not about to be bombarded with telemarketing calls on your cell phone.
But, where did these dire warnings originate?
According to some reports, ominous emails have been circulating throughout the virtual world, warning consumers that telemarketers will soon start calling cell phone numbers as a result of the new cell phone number database. One email offers, in fact, a quick reminder that in a few weeks, cell phone numbers will be released to telemarketing companies, thus cell phone owners will start to receive sales calls that incur a charge. Accordingly, to fend off the onslaught, readers are encouraged to register their wireless numbers on the national Do Not Call list.