Archive for June 11th, 2018

Hack alert: Don’t be so quick to “unsubscribe” …

June 11, 2018

The obvious became evident to me …


Last week, we whined about nuisance phone calls and recommended that everybody let all unidentified calls go unanswered … with an opportunity to go to voicemail, of course.

No voicemail … not important or urgent … and probably a robot.

I forgot to mention that there’s an internet variant of the pesky robocalls….


Everybody gets more email solicitations than they want, right?

So, how to stop them?

Easy answer: click the Federally required “unsubscribe” link.


Err, not so fast … might cause a problem bigger than an overflowing email box …

How so?