206-397-1227

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Caller Name
  Marketing Fraud
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  Windows Tect Support
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  CallerID4U
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  Automatted
1
  "Marketing Fraud"
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Caller Type
  Scammer/Fraudster
2
  Telemarketer
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  Survey
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Owner Info for 206-397-1227

(206) 397-**** Phone Numbers

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Near Seattle, Washington
Issued by Callerid4u - Wa

Numbers with this prefix were first introduced in 2009.

While 2063971227 was originally issued with the info above, the owner of the phone number (206) 397-1227 may have transferred it through a process called porting.

User Complaints for (206) 397-1227

Caller name: "Marketing Fraud"

Caller type: Unknown

I did not answer, and they did not leave a message. I was curious about the "Marketing Fraud" on my caller ID.

- Carol Dockham
Virginia

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[Reply]   September 12, 2013

Caller name: Marketing Fraud

Caller type: Unknown

We didn't answer as we are on the Nation Do Not Call registry. They didn't leave a message.

- Mike
North Carolina

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[Reply]   September 24, 2013

Caller name: MARKETING FRAUD

Caller type: Unknown

Caller ID identifies them as "MARKETING FRAUD". Did not answer, no message left.

- norahs
Missouri

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[Reply]   September 28, 2013

Caller name: Marketing Fraud

Caller type: Scammer/Fraudster

I found it amusing that the Caller ID accurately identifies it as a scam. :D

Call received at 10:34 am.

- Carmensrt
Tennessee

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[Reply]   October 3, 2013

Caller name: windows tect support

Caller type: Scammer/Fraudster

micrsoft do not call me about computer pro - and what to take over (your computer

- Anonymous
Arizona

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[Reply]   October 23, 2013

Caller name: Automatted

Caller type: Unknown

I Called them back and it was an automatted machine that answers stating ( if you are not interested in recieiving any future calls reguarding our special promotion and would like to be places in our do not call list please press 1 now) I have no idea what they want i just keep answering and then they hang up I don't get it. Are they tracking your phone number or something? Whoever these people are they should be fined with a big bill. Also they should be put out of business.

- Anonymous
United States

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[Reply]   February 4, 2013

Caller type: Survey

Supposedly you will get 2 cruise passes to Nassau, Bahamas for answering a few automated questions. BS. Doesn't say for what cruiseline. Sounds tempting but as always if it sounds too good to be true it probably is. Anyway hope this helps everyone.

- Graham T
California

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[Reply]   February 5, 2013

Caller type: Unknown

Got a call and didn't answer. When I called back, there an an option to press 1 and opt out of their marketing list. I pressed it and it said that it will take 72hours to complete the request. Don't answer when they call. Sadly I have a list of unknown numbers who are on my block list because they're predatory telemarketers or somehow track your phone. Hope this helps!

- Anonymous
Nevada

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[Reply]   February 5, 2013

Caller type: Unknown

This number called me twice yesterday, and numerous times before. It shows "Unknown" on the caller ID, so I did not pick it up. It, or they, refuse to leave a message either.

- Harold F.
California

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[Reply]   February 5, 2013

Caller name: CallerID4U

Caller type: Telemarketer

The FCC has temporarily halted 7 minor unprofitable boiler rooms who will receive a slap on the wrist and be back at it within a few days. In the meantime the calls will continue since they are making money with what is called a CNAM revenue-sharing program through companies like http://www.telephonemanagement.net and http://www.CallerID4U.com
In their own words: 'Every day your company makes thousands of outbound phone calls. Every one of those calls generates revenue for many companies, why not yours? Our CNAM revenue-sharing program helps you make money every time a Caller ID request is made by a phone carrier. A high-traffic call center can lose hundreds to thousands of dollars a day to phone carriers by allowing them to charge for access to your own data.'

You can now see why the criminals keep calling even though they know you won't fall for their scam. They are making money even if you don't answer the phone. If someone does make the mistake of answering the phone and falling for their con then it is just icing on the cake for them.

What To Do When You Get an Illegal Robocall; http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/robocalls
1. Hang Up. Do not press 1 or any other numbers to get off the list and NEVER call them back
2. Consider blocking the number or on a cell phone add it to a contact list and assign NO ring tone
3. Report it at http://www.fcc.gov/complaints
4. Report it at https://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov
5. People should continually file complaints with their Attorney Generals office
Register your phone numbers online at http://www.donotcall.gov or call (888) 382-1222 (must call from # you want removed).

There is a blog site that has information on one of these operations: http://telemarketerspam.wordpress.com

- Paul Madumbo
New York

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[Reply]   February 5, 2013

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