Telemarketing’s growing one side communication has tampered into what is called robocalling. This is a telemarketing practice that replaces a human entirely. In this method, everything is automated, contact numbers are dialed by a machine and a pre-recorded message is played to the recipient they answer the phone.

Robocalling with pre-recorded sales pitches is technically illegal according to Federal law. However, technology has made it easy to auto-dial numbers without getting tracked where the call are coming from, making the enforcement a fool. Frequent user of this method are politicians, which by the way is permitted because they aren’t trying to sell you anything –they just want to win your allegiance. Continue reading…