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  • Junk Mail
    • Reducing Junk Mail (WI Dept. of Financial Institutions)
      How to keep your name off pre-screened lists, which are sold by credit bureaus and then used for mass marketing.
  • Spam
    • Complaints about Spam: Unwanted Text Messages & Email (FCC)
      File a complaint if you receive an unwanted commercial voice message, autodialed text message or telephone solicitation.
    • Getting Off Commercial Email Lists (Direct Marketing Association)
    • Spam (Federal Trade Commission)
      Consumer guides on limiting spam, spam scams and protecting your personal information. Opportunity to file a complaint and/or forward deceptive spam so FTC can pursue law enforcement actions.
    • Spam Laws
      Access federal, state, European, and other country's laws concerning spam email.
    • Texting Spam: Smishing (WI Dept. of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection)
    • Where to File Complaints (OnGuard Online)
      Learn where to file a complaint if you are the victim of a computer crime.
  • Wisconsin Consumer Protection Fact sheets (WI Dept. of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection)
    Telecommunications fact sheets include spam, junk email, phishing, and more.

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