Left no message so not important. However I called back and automatically connected to voice mail box. Scam Caller: I Don't Care
What people need to know is that all these calls are aided and abetted by telstra ! They have an endless bank of numbers that these people are given access to, so they just have to make the call then telstra under their agreement just allocates one of this number bank to that call and another call will have another number bank number allocated to it , this is why if you do happen to call back the connection just cuts out because you are calling a non existent number ; and telstra should be ashamed of themselves for that " Profit Over Privacy! " shame on you Telstra! The only other hang up calls you will get "are" actual numbers their the ones that let it ring just once or twice then end the call, the idea behind this is to get you to call them wondering what they wanted and by doing so you have just given them two things they can now overcome the " Do Not Call Register " as you have now phoned them and they are just returning your call ( perfectly legal ) and secondly you have just let them know that yours is an active number so they can now sell it off to a mailing list along with any details about you they have .
SO if you don't know the number and they don't leave messages "BLOCK" the lot of them and tell everyone you know to do the same.
Legitimate callers will generally always leave some form of message for you.
And to finish my rant!
Shamefully enough most of these calls come from the one company that collects for most of the well known charities and for every $1 you donate only about 3 cents to a maximum of 8 cents from that $1 goes to that actual charity the rest goes into the pockets of these annoying " Thieves "
Thanks for your time!
PS:~ TELL EVERYONE !
This number called me they new my full name and because I never new the number or did not recognise the voice I hung up then I tried calling number back with my number hidden to see if they would Identify them self when answered but instead recording saying “YOUR CALL COULDNT BE CONNECTED PLEASE CHECK THE NUMBER BEFORE CALLING AGAIN” I called back the number 0422 930 015 but was routed automatically to an ivr Quite often after purchasing insurance for travel or loan insurance this number starts calling so I suspect that firms such as Swann Insurance are selling our details as a side hustle despite what their rather obnoxious privacy statements say. I often flip between my home and work phone numbers on these and the calls follow the number I provide. Also suspect software and App providers are data mining and selling as well. The company running the NSW Opal card is one of the biggest data mining companies in the world even holding back information from the user (Transport NSW) and only releasing it on payment. Had an insurance quote done online.
Then this number called.
I’ve blocked it.
Got a call from this number tonight. went to voicemail. like other posters, when I rang back it said "your call could not be connected, please check the number and try again". Obviously they are stilla ctive. Def a scam. They had my name and asked if my email was ….. a generic gmail email using my name? When I said no and asked who I was speaking too they hung up. Scammers This site is so useful. I'm a professional with hundreds and hundreds of numbers in my directory. If a number calls that is not in my directory I don't answer then google the number. Bingo it pops up as spam caller. It then goes into my directory as spam along with the hundreds of others then blocked. I'm amazed at the end of the day how many rejected calls I get when I look. So much for the 'Do not call' register Caller: Marketing Company
Wanted to talk about investments. I said no.
Spam calling, Had miss call Caller: c*nts incorporated
These people are c*ntS.
Caller: Impact Marketing
New Phone Number New "worker" same old scam trying to get money
Caller identified himself as Tommy Davids. When asked where he was from he claimed he was calling from Sydney. When asked what company he was with he disconnected. Caller: Unknown. o message left
Just another scammer
Called this number back and got a "Your call could not be connected" voice recording. I am going with scam...…. Caller: Some arseholes pretending to be Impact Marketing
Exactly! How do these Arseholes get numbers, that are on the DNC register. Shame on you Telstra!!!!!
Tried calling back 8 times and told please check the number. Call could not be connected. Yes probably scam!!! Blocked.
31 complaints this year
31 total complaints
Anonymous on (03) 8569 4281
Continually calling, never leaves a message
J.E.B. on (02) 8302 5991
Call came up as "Sydney" origin by a persistently evasive female who would not tell me where my...
Not sure on (07) 3711 5880
They called me, left no voice mail...
I Called Back on (02) 9956 3020
I called back number (02) 9956 3020 reached voice mail but did not say for what company.
Anonymous on 0488 872 020
repeatedly calls - just ignore