Robocall Invasion (NPR Planet Money Podcast)

Spam calls from telemarketers are nothing new. Today, however, consumers are getting harassed by calls that are designed to appear as if they are coming from your same area code – but in reality, the calls may be coming from across the world. This is called “spoofing,” and it’s a growing problem. This NPR Planet Money episode explores this issue, why it’s happening, and what can be done to stop it. Listen below.

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