Why You Shouldn't Pick Up Calls From Unknown Numbers

Verizon wireless man holding cell phone up to ear

We remember the old “Can you hear me now” commercials for cell phone service but answering the

question, “Can you hear me?” on a robocall can lead to more problems down the road.

What’s The Scam?

While it may be tempting to answer an unknown number and tell a telemarketer to take you off their list, in many cases, this is what the caller is hoping you’ll do. Here are some of the gimmicks they’ll use.