Telemarketers Charged for 400 Violations

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — The Mississippi Public Service Commission has charged five telemarketers with over 400 violations of the Mississippi No-Call law. MediaStratX, United Support, Advanced Marketing Science, Vehicle Protection Specialists, and Ascendant Marketing Group are subject to fines of $5000 per call, a total of $2.2 million. Commission…







New Law Offers Robocall & Scammer Protections

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — A new law will help protect Mississippians from robocalls and scammers. This week the Mississippi Public Service Commission and Secretary of State announced changes to the Telephone Solicitation Act affecting registration requirements of charities. Charitable organizations using volunteers to fundraise are currently exempt from the…