Consumer/Caregiver Sign-Up Form
Form to sign up elderly and disabled consumers.
telemarketers from bugging you
Information on how to handle telemarketing calls.
Straight talk about
Information on telemarketing sales laws.
Information on tracking unwanted telemarketing calls.
Signup for the No Call list and say goodbye to hang-up calls
Are you fed-up with those hang-up calls you get all the time? Signing up for the No Call list should stop most of these calls.
Put people in your care on the No Call List
Caregivers and families now have a form available to sign up elderly
and disabled consumers to protect them from aggressive telemarketers.
registration is working fine. It's just that 210,000 consumers
have been keeping it busy.
Signups for the No Call List have surpassed the number of people
living in Wisconsin's second largest city-Madison, population
up for Wisconsin's No Call List now!
A new law provides a way for citizens to halt phone calls from
Be wary of telemarketers in
Canada bearing gifts
"Wisconsin consumers - especially seniors and their adult
children - should be wary of telemarketing calls from Canada,"
says Jim Harsdorf, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture,
Trade and Consumer Protection. " More Americans are being
ripped-off from Toronto than any other city in the world."
at hearings to stop unwanted telemarketers
Some telemarketers are already asking for exemptions, so make
sure your voice is heard when the "no call list" telemarketing
hearings come to your part of the state.
Senate proposal disrupts
critical planning for do not call list
Meeting with state legislators today, Secretary Jim Harsdorf said
a Senate budget proposal would gut consumer protection and put
at risk Wisconsin's reputation for a clean business climate.
You can fight
fraud against senior citizens
Want to fight fraud against older people? Learn how April 15-16
at the TRIAD of Wisconsin State Conference.
Top 10 Consumer Complaints
$8.7 million returned to Wisconsin consumers. Internet service
providers land in Wisconsin's Top Ten Complaints for the first