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Stopping junk post, annoying phone calls, and unwanted faxes

Stopping junk post, annoying phone calls, and unwanted faxes

If you are in the UK and receive unsolicited post, phone calls or faxes there are several services you can sign up with to reduce these unwanted disturbances to your life. There is the telephone preference service, the fax preference service, and the mailing preference service. There is also a baby mailing preference service if you receive baby [...]

Telephone call log spreadsheet

It can be well worth keeping a log of phone calls to companies such as banks, utility companies and anyone else who you have an account with. You never know when it could be useful to have this information. For example this week I received some unsolicited credit card cheques from Natwest. I have previously been sent these by Natwest and I [...]

Find out the cost of calling any telephone number

Find out the cost of calling any telephone number

Often you will see UK telephone numbers with codes such as 087xx, and a price for calling that number will be listed. How do you know that the price is actually correct? I would have thought the BT would have a simple page where you can enter a telephone number into a box and be told instantly the correct cost of calling it. I've been unable to [...]

Telephone log for dealing with recruitment agencies

Telephone log for dealing with recruitment agencies

If you are looking for a new job you might upload your CV to somewhere like Jobsite or PlanetRecruit. Sites like these allow recruitment agencies to find your CV directly and contact you if they have a suitable job. If you are lucky and have in-demand skills you may start getting loads of calls. It is important that you have a system for keeping [...]