What is the TCPA?

August 14th, 2019

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), or 47 U.S.C. § 227, protects consumers from spam texts and robocalls by restricting how and when telemarketing can take place.  The act specifically addresses auto-dialing, pre-recorded voice messages, and spam text messages to cell phones, faxes, and residential land lines.   According to the TCPA, solicitors cannot:  Send unsolicited advertising faxes.  Make calls before 8 a.m. or […]

Planning a vacation? Protect your identity and your wallet!

July 9th, 2019

Are you going on vacation this summer?   It’s prime vacation time in the United States, and alongside 100 million other Americans, you’re probably excited to rest and relax with your loved ones.    With the allure of fun in the sun, it may be tempting to quickly book a hotel or pay for an unofficial tour, but sometimes your eagerness can result […]

How to Register & Report Violations of the National Do Not Call Registry

December 12th, 2018

It’s a regular weekday evening. You’re sitting down for home-cooked dinner after a long day at work. And just as you’re about to take your first bite, the phone rings. It’s a telemarketer trying to sell you on some whosit or whatsit. You angrily hang up, resenting that their phone calls interrupt your evening. Again. […]

When To Hire An Attorney – Know Your Consumer Rights

May 3rd, 2018

A summarized guide to consumer laws and what to do if your rights are violated. If any of your rights listed below have been violated, it’s time to contact an attorney and start fighting for your life back. Fair Credit Reporting Act The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) protects the accuracy and privacy of your […]