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Nuisance calls and texts. What you should know.

Nuisance calls and text messages are not merely an annoyance; they can cause genuine harm. This infographic looks at how unsolicited marketers get hold of your data, and what you can do to prevent it.

We think it's time to deal with nuisance calls and texts. Find out more on our #GotTheirNumber campaign page.

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Dealing with spam texts

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How to complain about nuisance calls and texts

Which? has some great advice on unwanted contact

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Our campaign progress

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Read our resources page to find out how to deal with nuisance calls and texts

Read our #GotTheirNumber campaign page

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